Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

    DATE: 04/12/2024
    TIME: 1113
    RECEIVED BY:
    CONTROL#:
    Cal OES - 24-2167
    NRC - 1396243
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
NRC
1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
CalTrain
2. SUBSTANCE TYPE:
2. a. SUBSTANCE:b.QTY:>=<Amount Measurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons
1. Train Vs Trespasser=1 N/ARAILROADNoNo
2. = NoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: Per NRC Report "The caller is reporting a passenger train striking and fatally wounded a trespasser not at a grade crossing. The cause of the incident is unknown at this time."

---INCIDENT DETAILS---Passenger Train Route: YES. Passenger Train Delay Expected: YES. Passenger Train Delay Handling: THE PASSENGERS WERE TRANSFERRED TO THE NEXT OUTBOUND TRAIN. Track: YES MAIN TRACK 1&2
---RAILROAD INFORMATION---Railroad Involved: CALTRAIN. Train Number: 406. Train Type: PASSENGER. Train Direction: S. Train Speed: 70. Track Speed: 79. Locomotives: 1. Cars: 4.
---REMEDIAL ACTIONS---Palo Alto first responders and rail road management are on scene to secure the area and conduct an investigation.
h. STOPPAGE/CONTAINMENT:i. WATER INVOLVED: j. WATERWAY:k. DRINKING WATER IMPACTED
OtherNoN/ANo
Detail for Other: Train Vs Trespasser
l. MARITIME VESSEL
No
m. KNOWN IMPACT
None
3. a. INCIDENT LOCATION: Mile Post: 32.6 / Sub Division: San Francisco Peninsula Corridor
b. CITY:c. COUNTY: d. ZIP:
Palo Alto
Santa Clara CountyBAY AREA AQMD
4. INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:
a. DATE:b. TIME (Military):c. SITE:d. REPORTED CAUSE
04/12/20240920 Rail Road Other
Description for Other : Trespasser
R/R Crossing less than 50 feet from incident site? No
UPRR RIM#: N/A
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoYes
Fatals #: 1
NoUnknown
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
Fire Dept.
d. ADMIN. AGENCY: Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Healthe. SEC. AGENCY:
f. ADDITIONAL COUNTY: g. ADMIN. AGENCY:
h. NOTIFICATION LIST:
Cal GEM:
RWQCB Unit:

2
Cal OES Region:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, PUC, Co/WP, Co/Hlth, Co/E-Hlth
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg.
********* Control No: 24-2167 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 04/12/2024 11:13:00 AM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 04/12/2024 11:35:14 AM