Kern County Coroner’s officials identified a 67-year-old McFarland man who died last month after being bit by a train as Benjamin Galvan Baez.

Baez was struck by a Union Pacific train at about 11 p.m. Nov. 24 at mile post 287.5 in McFarland. His official cause of death is multiple blunt force trauma. His death was deemed an accident.

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