A 20-year-old man was struck and killed by a train on Saturday afternoon.
According to a Tucson Police Department press release Jorge A. Villalobos was riding a mountain bike north along the train tracks near the Rillito River and Interstate 10.
TPD said Villalobos began riding on the bridge crossing the Rillito River. A train was also heading north on the tracks.
According the the release, the train’s engineer sounded the train’s air horn and applied the train’s emergency brakes, but could not stop before striking Villalobos, who was pronounced dead at the scene.