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Bicyclist Fatally Hit by Coastal Train in Santa Barbara County

A bicyclist is dead after he was hit by the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train in Goleta on Thursday.

The train conductor said he honked his horn several times prior to the afternoon collision.

The crash occurred near La Patera Lane, and the train was going northbound at the time. 

The victim was a man in his mid 50s. No identification has been released.