ROSAMOND – The body of a 30-year-old Rosamond man was found near railroad tracks in Rosamond Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Union Pacific Rail officials reported finding the fully clothed body at about 8:30 a.m., according to a news release from the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
“Deputies from the Rosamond Substation responded and found injuries on the victim. Further investigation revealed the victim was likely struck by a passing train during the night,” the news release states.
The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family.