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Man Struck by Caltrain, Dies

The cause of the collision is not known at this time.

A man died of his injuries after he was struck by a train in Burlingame early this morning, Caltrain officials said.

Caltrain's southbound train 198 struck the man near Bayswater Avenue at around 12:30 a.m.

The man was transported to a hospital, where he later died of his injuries. The incident is under investigation.

The train remained there until the track was reopened at 1:55 a.m. It was the last train of the day.

There were about 500 passengers on board at the time of the collision, Caltrain officials said.

-Bay City News

Gary holden May 21, 2012 at 01:03 AM
Paul Mullan was a great friend of mine - sad day !
Pretty Asian... May 22, 2012 at 08:46 AM
well, as the sign says: STOP, LOOK, LISTEN.
snb92874 May 25, 2012 at 12:33 AM
Pretty Asian, you are incredibly insensitive, I can't believe you took the time to write something like this. Unreal.
snb92874 May 25, 2012 at 12:38 AM
unreal how insensitive you are. you don't know the circumstances, you don't know anything, have a heart. I can't believe you took the time to write this comment.
Tess May 26, 2012 at 04:04 AM
Get off her back LG, and snb92874 - specially you racist LG. OK, there was a tradegy, caused by the man that chose to walk on to the train tracks and maybe Pretty Asian could have worded it a more delicately. But,Paul chose to walk on to the tracks. His choice. Respect that. How easly we turn on each other because of differences. Asian, black, white, latino --- thought it made no difference in the Bay Area --- To Paul's wife ... I'm sorry this happened. You are strong --- you will survive --- not your doing --- Karma? No, peace --- love and peace on to all of you.
sweetpea May 27, 2012 at 12:23 AM
She should have her keyboard taken away.. maybe then she couldnt post such insensitive things.. and BTW he didnt walk on the tracks.. like other people have said..there are things YOU don't know about.. so shut your mouths before someone shuts if for you..
sweetpea May 27, 2012 at 12:25 AM
Tess.. mind ur business..this isnt it.. go save a ho somewhere else.
LG May 27, 2012 at 12:40 AM
100 percent agree!
cliff May 27, 2012 at 07:46 PM
could someone please tell us what the heck happened that night!
Pretty Asian... May 27, 2012 at 10:12 PM
whoa! lots of HATE mails on my inbox. too bad, i was prejudged already. my purpose was to REMIND EVERYONE to take extra caution whenever crossing a rail road cuz there are even those who take it for granted that causes accidents leading to death.... as the sign says, STOP, LOOK, and LISTEN. Did I use a pronoun that referred to Paul? please reread my comment above and let me know if i condemned or blamed him. thanks for the caring.
Pretty Asian... May 27, 2012 at 10:29 PM
thank you for getting my point across because i mean well. My condolences to the family.
Pretty Asian... May 27, 2012 at 10:47 PM
in most cases, the only factor that people see is "what we did (what we wrote)" wherein fact they should be looking at the reason 'why we did it (why we wrote it)." This is not a perfect world; not a perfect life either, So just go on living on a day-to-day basis cuz people will never run out of something to say against us. whatever bad comments people say against us is generally the subconscious manifestations of themselves due to self-denial or envy. Instead, simply smile and say "thanks for the caring" cuz they only see themselves in that instance.
Terry Donnelly May 31, 2012 at 04:49 PM
Stop all this crap! Paul was a great guy who made a bad choice. He was just trying to get home on foot. This is the reason why "opinions" should be kept to one's self. I'm sure if he had to do it all over again, he would have chose to wait it out. There's an old saying, "Get all the facts, then pop off! Let the family grieve ok. Good advice!

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