Cyclist dies after crashing with Amtrak train in Carlsbad
A cyclist was killed in an accidental collision with a train near the Carlsbad Village Station Thursday night, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department confirmed.
The man was on his bike going to meet his friends in Carlsbad Village when the collision happened at Grand Avenue and Washington Street before 7:30 p.m., Calsbad police Lt. Greg White said.
SDSO said the victim, 37-year-old Jason Lynn Holsinger, was hit by a southbound train traveling approximately 63 miles per hour near the Carlsbad Village Station.
The collision was accidental, deputies said.
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