Man Dies After Being Pushed Into Oncoming Train in San Diego in Unprovoked Attack

A man was killed Saturday after being pushed into an oncoming freight train at the Old Town Transit Center, San Diego police said.

The incident happened just after 6:15 a.m. on the train platform, authorities said.

The victim and another man had just exited a southbound trolley and were walking on the platform when the man pushed the victim into an oncoming train, apparently without provocation, said Lt. Andra Brown. The victim struck the side of the passing train and died at the scene from traumatic injuries, she said.

The name of the victim, who was in his 60s, has not yet been released.

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SOURCE: LA Times, Kristina Davis