Greg Plitt (George Gregory Plitt Jr.), popular American fitness model and actor died when a train hit him in downtown Burbank, California. He had appeared in several movies including Terminator Salvation (with Christian Bale) and The Good Shepherd (with Robert DeNiro and Matt Damon). Always a fitness buff, Mr.Plitt h worked towards being a certified physical trainer. He was a model for Calvin Klein, Under Armour and Old Navy Jeans, besides being a regular fixture in health and fitness magazines.
Gregg Plitt was hit by Metrolink Train 268 in Burbank California. The Los Angeles County Sheriff Department Transit Services Bureau says that the incident happened at 4.10 PM on January 17, 2015. Mr. Pitt was walking in non-pedestrian area, close to Front Street in Downtown Burbank. The Metrolink Train 268 which hit him was moving on the Antelope Valley Line, towards Lancaster. Witnesses say that Gregg was with friends, video-tapping and taking pictures with a camcorder of trains passing by, when he slipped. A friend said that Gregg Plit was shooting for a protein shake when the mishap occurred.