A person has died after being hit by a GO train in Burlington on Friday.
GO Transit says it happened around 8 a.m., east of the Burlington GO station, and caused significant delays on the Lakeshore West Line.
Halton Regional Police and GO Transit are investigating.
We are saddened to report that a pedestrian has been struck by a train in Burlington. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the deceased, and with all of those affected by this tragedy. Officers remain on scene investigating. https://t.co/26kABOtTFS
— Halton Police (@HaltonPolice) November 20, 2020
The identity of the victim has not been released.
GO bus service had been offered between the Aldershot and Appleby GO stations.
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