The tragic event took place in the city of Monrovia on Wednesday April 16
The morning of last Wednesday, April 16, there was a collision of a train LA Metro with some pedestrians near the station Monrovia, northeast of The Angels.
The victims were a woman and her two-year-old son, according to authorities from the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department.
L LINE (GOLD) UPDATE: No train service between Monrovia and Duarte Station due to train-person incident. Bus shuttles requested. pic.twitter.com/OdGxRnbmsT
– LA Metro Rider Alerts (@metrolaalerts) April 15, 2020
The train that hit passersby was serving in L.A. Metro Line L and was heading north towards the Duarte station.
Authorities Meter they stated that the signaling and the security arms of the train were working normally. The transportation system temporarily suspended service on that service line due to the incident.
The authorities the motive and development of the facts are unknown and they are carrying out the investigations.