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Railway Accident Claims Young Life

Brockville – On December 5, 2021, at approximately 1:15 AM, the Brockville Police Service received information regarding a pedestrian who was struck by a freight train. The incident took place in the area of Perth St. in Brockville along the Westbound CN railway tracks. The incident did result in the death of a youth. The investigation is currently ongoing between CN Police, OPP Forensic Identification, and Brockville Police Service Detectives. Due to the ongoing investigation, no further details will be released at this time. On behalf of the Brockville Police Service and everyone involved in this incident, I would like to share my deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the person lost.