Train Hits Pedestrian Near Rincon

Firefighters: Woman in Critical Condition

POSTED: 07:39 AM PST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 03:26 PM PDT Oct 10, 2013 

First responders said a woman is in critical condition after being struck by a train Wednesday night.

It happened around 7 p.m. on the tracks at Bates Road and the 101 Freeway near Carpinteria.

Investigators have not said why the woman was on the tracks.

The area was cleared in about at hour.