CHULA VISTA, Calif. — A man was killed Monday morning after being struck by a Metropolitan Transit System trolley in Chula Vista, authorities said.
The crash happened shortly before 6 a.m.
More than 100 passengers were on the train when the man was hit, Rob Schupp with MTS confirmed.
#MTSAlert first responder activity on the Blue Line near L Street in Chula Vista causing train delays. Running approx 20 minutes behind schedule this AM. Plan ahead.
— San Diego MTS (@sdmts) May 6, 2019
The MTS Blue Line experienced extensive delays in both directions as a result of the crash.
Video shows the pedestrian dead at the scene.
No details about the victim were immediately available.