Pedestrian killed by GO Train in Oakville

Hamilton, ON, Canada / AM900 CHML | Hamilton News
Pedestrian killed by GO Train in Oakville

A man is dead after being struck by a GO Train in Oakville.

Halton Regional Police say the train was en route from Niagara Falls to Union Station just after 10:15 Friday night when a pedestrian entered the crossing at Fourth
Line despite the downed and illuminated crossing barrier arms.

The 40-year old man was struck by the locomotive and was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name hasn’t been released.

None of the 47 passengers on the train was injured.

Rail traffic was delayed for more than an hour while police investigated.

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