CANYON COUNTRY (CNS) — Authorities on Friday identified a pedestrian who was struck and killed by a Metrolink train in Canyon Country.

Jasmine Taira, 30, of Santa Clarita was fatally injured about 10:50 p.m. Thursday near Rainbow Glen Drive and Soledad Canyon Road, according to the coroner’s office and the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

The AV Line 227 train to Lancaster was stopped at the scene for about three hours while authorities investigated the death.

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