Posted: 11:15 p.m. Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

1 person dead after train crashes with vehicle

Train and vehicle accident in Oakland
Train and vehicle accident in Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. —

One man is dead after an Amtrak train accident involving a vehicle.

It happened just after 10 p.m. Monday on the tracks running by High Street between Coliseum Way and Watling Street in Oakland.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Fire officials say it appears he was the only person in the car. About 200 passengers on the train at the time of the crash were not injured.

At this point, additional details have not been released.

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