Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Teen Hit and Killed By Freight Train In Goleta

Train-TracksThe victim of a train accident that occurred at approximately 7:15 p.m. on June 21st, has been identified.  He is a 15-year-old from Goleta whose name is not being released because he is a juvenile and due to the ongoing investigation. 

The teenager was hit by a freight train headed eastbound in the area of Highway 101 and Kellogg Avenue in Goleta.  Next of kin has been notified. 

The Santa Barbara County Coroner’s Office is actively working the investigation and no further details are available at this time.