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Repairs underway on train tracks affected by Del Mar bluff failure

A Coaster commuter train travels along the coast of Del Mar. (Autumn Sky Photography, iStock Getty Images)

North Coast Current

November 30, 2019

Heavy rains over the Thanksgiving holiday led to a coastal bluff failure just feet from railroad tracks in Del Mar, authorities reported Nov. 29.

Train strikes, kills man at Leucadia intersection in Encinitas

Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)

North Coast Current

October 30, 2019

A man was hit and killed by an Amtrak train Wednesday morning, Oct. 30, in Leucadia, authorities reported.

Construction to disrupt train service for 2 weekends in March

Bicycle riders use a path alongside the rail line in Cardiff. (NCC file photo by Jen Acosta)

North Coast Current

February 22, 2019

Coaster and Amtrak Surfliner train service will be suspended between Oceanside and downtown San Diego for two weekends in March as rail construction continues, the San Diego Association of Governments announced Feb. 22.

Expect local Coaster, Amtrak rail service closure Feb. 9-11

This rendering approximates the look of the completed double rail tracks through Cardiff. (SANDAG photo)

North Coast Current

February 2, 2019

Coaster and Amtrak service will be halted Feb. 9-11 along the San Diego portion of the Los Angeles-San Diego-San Luis Obispo coastal rail corridor for construction work.

Coaster and Amtrak service closed Jan. 12-14 for railroad work

This rendering approximates the look of the completed double rail tracks through Cardiff. (SANDAG photo)

North Coast Current

January 5, 2019

Coaster and Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train service will be suspended Jan. 12-14 for ongoing work on the rails, according to a San Diego Association of Governments notice.

Train hits, kills pedestrian in Encinitas, authorities report

North Coast Current

October 30, 2016

A female pedestrian was killed Oct. 29 when she was hit by an Amtrak train near Vulcan Avenue in Encinitas, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department reported.

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