Rail Runner train strikes, kills pedestrian

Posted at: 04/14/2014 3:44 PM
Updated at: 04/14/2014 6:05 PM
By: Steve Mieczkowski, KOB.com

A Rail Runner train struck and killed a female pedestrian Monday afternoon.

The accident occured near 2nd Street and Prosperity as a train carrying about 106 passengers  traveling towards Los Lunas struck the woman.

As a result of the accident, 2nd Street is closed northbound at Prosperity. Rail Runner passengers traveling between Belen to Albuquerque in both directions will be transported by bus.

KOB Eyewitness News 4 will have more on this breaking story on our newscasts beginning at 5 p.m.