Jacob Bresnahan, 27, of Lighthouse Point dies in fatal Pompano Beach train-car crash – Monday, May 2, 2022

Pompano Beach train-car crash death of Jacob Bresnahan – Obituary

Jacob Bresnahan has been identified as the person killed in a fatal Pompano Beach train-car crash that occurred on Monday, May 2, 2022. The accident happened when Jacob attempted to beat a Brightline train with the crossing arms down.

Bresnahan was killed in a car accident at 5:30 a.m. near North Dixie Highway and Northeast Sixth Street.

According to authorities, he made a left turn in his pickup truck onto Northeast Sixth Street while heading west in the east lanes. The crossing lights were activated, and the crossing gates were lowered, according to officials.

According to witnesses, the crossing gates were lowered and Soua navigated around them.