At around 3:47 p.m., Merced PD were dispatched to the area of G Street and W.23rd Street after receiving several reports of a train vs pedestrian.

Officers arrived in the area around 3:52 p.m., and confirmed it was an obvious fatality.

The cause of the accident is under investigation and the name of the victim is being withheld pending the notification of the family.

The Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding these cases to contact Detective Sergeant Alvarez at (209) 385-6905