Pedestrian killed by Rail Runner

The scene of a fatal pedestrian Railrunner accident at 2nd and Prosperity, Monday afternoon. (Dean Hanson/Journal)

The scene of a fatal pedestrian Railrunner accident at 2nd and Prosperity, Monday afternoon. (Dean Hanson/Journal)
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UPDATED: Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:21 pm
PUBLISHED: Monday, April 14, 2014 at 3:38 pm

A pedestrian was killed after being struck by the Rail Runner Monday afternoon, according to New Mexico State Police who are investigating the incident.

State Police spokesman Damyan Brown said he didn’t know how or why the pedestrian was struck, and did not identify the person.

North- and southbound Second Street at Prosperity, south of Rio Bravo, is closed.

Motorists should take other routes.