No Foul Play Suspected

(BRANT COUNTY, ON) –  –  On Sunday, November 4, 2018 at approximately 9:17 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Brant County Detachment County of Brant Fire Department, Brant County Ambulance Services and CN Police Service attended Powerline Road railway tracks for a report of a collision..


Through the course of the investigation, it was determined that a Via Rail train carrying approximately 309 people was travelling eastbound when the train collided with a pedestrian on the railway tracks.


As a result, the male suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.


This incident is not be treated as suspicious and no foul play is suspected.


The investigation is closed.

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