Jason Holsinger ID’d as Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Amtrak Train on Grand Avenue in Carlsbad

San Diego Man Killed in Carlsbad Train-Bicycle Accident on Grand Avenue


Carlsbad, California (September 27, 2019) – The authorities have revealed the identity of a bicyclist who was fatally struck by a train in Carlsbad on Thursday evening.

The fatal bicycle accident occurred on Grand Avenue at about 7:25 p.m. September 26, according to a local news source.

37-year-old Jason Lynn Holsinger was reportedly riding a bicycle eastbound on Grand Avenue and was crossing the train tracks when he was struck by an Amtrak train.

Holsinger, a San Diego man, was seriously injured in the crash and was rushed to Tri-City Medical Center where he succumbed to his injuries a short time later.

Buses were sent to the scene to ferry train passengers to the Oceanside Transit Center.

The authorities are investigating the cause of the fatal bicycle accident.