At about 1:40pm Saturday a female pedestrian was struck by the Metro Gold Line train in South Pasadena at the Arroyo Verde Rd & Sycamore Ave crossing – just behind the Ostrich Farm Lofts building. The Metro Train was traveling Westbound.
Rescue units responded along with South Pasadena Police.
Officials on the scene reported the injured woman as alive, but injured. Police on the scene reported that she was on the tracks, possible starting to walk down the track towards Highland Park when the train came and she was struck. She did not identify herself as a South Pasadena resident according police.
South Pasadena paramedics loaded the injured female into the ambulance to be transported to emergency.
If you witnessed this incident and have information, please contact the South Pasadena Police Department non-emergency number: (626) 403-7270.