Pedestrian struck by train near Bronte GO

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Pedestrian struck by train near Bronte GO
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On Monday September 4th, 2017 Halton Regional Police Service responded to a report of a male party being struck by a passenger train near the Bronte GO Station located on Wyecroft Road in Oakville. The male victim died at the scene of the accident.

At approximately 12:10 AM, a lone male was struck by an eastbound train shortly before it passed through the Bronte GO Station. Due to the nature of the incident, the Collision Reconstruction Unit attended the scene and took carriage of the investigation.

Investigators reviewed available CCTV footage and deemed there was nothing suspicious regarding the circumstances.

The involved train was released after approximately two hours, and the railways in the area of the collision was reduced to one track for approximately five hours.

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Anyone with information regarding this incident near the Bronte GO Station is asked to contact Halton Regional Police 905-825-4747. Also tips can be forwarded to Crime Stoppers; “See Something, Hear Something, Say Something” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.crimestoppers.ca or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes).

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