Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

    DATE: 02/21/2024
    TIME: 2103
    RECEIVED BY:
    CONTROL#:
    Cal OES - 24-1105
    NRC -
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
UPRR
1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
2. SUBSTANCE TYPE:
2. a. SUBSTANCE:b.QTY:>=<Amount Measurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons
1. Train vs. Trespasser=N/A N/ARAILROADNoNo
2. = NoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: Per the reporting party: An individual jumped in front of a train and was struck at a railroad crossing. The train involved was a freight train labeled MFRRV of the 21st and the locomotive involved is number UP6698. There is no Hazmat release and there is no derailment. Merced County police and fire departments are on scene conducting investigation and cleanup. The crossing will be shut down while this is conducted but no main line will be affected.
h. STOPPAGE/CONTAINMENT:i. WATER INVOLVED: j. WATERWAY:k. DRINKING WATER IMPACTED
OtherNoNoNo
Detail for Other: Train vs. Trespasser
l. MARITIME VESSEL
No
m. KNOWN IMPACT
None
3. a. INCIDENT LOCATION: Milepost: 150.1 Subdivision: Fresno / DOT Crossing 765926G / Crossroad: R Street Crossing and W 16th St
b. CITY:c. COUNTY: d. ZIP:
Merced
Merced CountySAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED APCD
4. INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:
a. DATE:b. TIME (Military):c. SITE:d. REPORTED CAUSE
02/21/20242028 Rail Road Unknown
R/R Crossing less than 50 feet from incident site? Yes
UPRR RIM#: See Confidential Remarks
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoYes
Fatals #: 1
NoMerced Police Department
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
Fire Dept., Police Dept.
d. ADMIN. AGENCY: Merced County Health Services Departmente. SEC. AGENCY:
f. ADDITIONAL COUNTY: g. ADMIN. AGENCY:
h. NOTIFICATION LIST:
Cal GEM:
RWQCB Unit:

5C
Cal OES Region:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, CHP, PUC, Co/WP, Co/Hlth, Co/E-Hlth
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg.
********* Control No: 24-1105 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 02/21/2024 09:03:16 PM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 02/21/2024 09:19:50 PM