El Paso, TX – Pedestrian Killed By Train Near Doniphan Dr And Highway 16 Spur
El Paso, TX (March 26, 2019) – On March 26, Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of a crash near the intersection of Doniphan Drive and State Highway 16 Spur.
According to DPS, a pedestrian was attempting to cross the tracks near the intersection when they were struck by a train. The pedestrian was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment to injuries but later died due to the severity of injuries sustained.
An investigation of the incident is ongoing.
Our warmest condolences go out to the family of the pedestrian killed in this very tragic incident.
Pedestrian Accidents In Texas
Pedestrian accidents in Texas are often devastating. When pedestrians are struck by cars, they often sustain serious and life-threatening injuries. The possibility of catastrophic and fatal injuries is compounded, especially in cases where very large and heavy vehicles strike them. Sadly, over 600 people lose their lives each year in pedestrian accidents here in our state.
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