Austin Christopher Price Identified as Teen Killed Playing “Chicken” With Train


An East Bay teen was hit and killed by a train last night after he was reportedly playing a game of “chicken” with two friends, police said.

The boy — who, according to press reports, has been identified as 15-year-old Austin Christopher Price — was on the tracks off Lewelling Boulevard near San Lorenzo High School just before 7 p.m. on Thursday when the Amtrak train hit him.

The other boys were not injured.

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