Alcohol a factor in fatal collision at railway crossing
RCMP are investigating after a train and truck collided near Highway 15, just west of Anola. (file image)
Published Sunday, July 8, 2012 10:13AM CST
Last Updated Sunday, July 8, 2012 10:35AM CST
A man is dead after the pick up truck he was in collided with a train early Sunday morning.
Around 2:30 a.m. RCMP officers and emergency services rushed to a railway crossing just south of Highway 15 near Anola.
There they found a pick up truck carrying three people – two men and a woman – had collided with a CN freight train.
The male driver and female passenger were rushed to hospital with undetermined injuries, RCMP said. The third person in the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, RCMP said.
RCMP will not be releasing the name of the man killed in the crash.