OAKLAND -- A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Tuesday night, officers said.

The incident was reported about 6:45 p.m. near 105th and Edes avenues after train operators called police to notify them they had hit someone.

Officers found a man, whose name and age are not being released, dead on arrival.

Police closed off blocks both north and south of the accident while they investigated.

No additional details were provided late Tuesday, and officials remained at the scene to investigate.

Contact Katie Nelson at 925-945-4780 or follow her at Twitter.com/katienelson210.




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