COACHELLA, Cali. -

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Union Pacific freight train Wednesday morning, according to Riverside County sheriff's deputies.

Deputies were called to Avenue 48 and Grapefruit Boulevard at 5:01 a.m.

Authorities are still at the scene and have no information regarding the pedestrian's identification or details surrounding the incident.

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