Woman, dog killed crossing train tracks in Del Mar

DEL MAR, Calif. — A woman and her dog were hit and killed by a Coaster train Wednesday evening in Del Mar.

The collision happened around 5 p.m. near the 100 block of 11th Street.

Sheriff’s deputies said the woman was trying to cross the train tracks with her dog when they were fatally struck. The woman and her dog were both pronounced dead at the scene.

A tweet from North County Transit told travelers to expect delays on all COASTER and AMTRAK trains between Oceanside and Santa Fe Depot.