Pedestrian struck by train in Brantford
Train in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, derailed Thursday evening. Cape Breton and Central Nova Scotia Railway investigates mechanical failure.
Published Saturday, November 10, 2012 11:44AM EST
Last Updated Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:27PM EST
A young man was critically injured after he was hit by a train in Brantford early Saturday morning.
Police say the man was hit by the westbound freight train around 1:40 a.m., between Stanley Street and Rawdon Street.
The victim was taken by ambulance to Hamilton General Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
The incident is still under investigation and police are asking anyone who may have witnessed it to contact Brantford Police at 519-756-0113 ext. 2212.