By the edhat staff
A pedestrian has died after being struck by an Amtrak train in Montecito on Tuesday evening.
The southbound Pacific Surfliner was passing by Channel Drive around 6:30 p.m. when it struck an adult male.
Montecito Firefighters and Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene where the man was pronounced dead.
The victim’s identity has yet to be released.
This is an ongoing investigation.