Train kills pedestrian

ENCINITAS, Calif. — A pedestrian was hit and killed by a train in Encinitas Tuesday, authorities said.

The fatality near Vulcan Avenue and East F Street was reported at 8:25 a.m., according to San Diego County sheriff’s Lt. Scott Amos.  The pedestrian died at the scene, he said.

Investigators released no information on the identity of the victim or why the person was on the tracks.