(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) – On September 5, 2019 at approximately 12:06 am, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Sioux Lookout Detachment members responded to a report of a person being struck by a Canadian National Railway train in the Canadian National Train Yard in the area of Third Avenue and Front Street in Sioux Lookout.
Upon police arrival, the involved person was found to be deceased.
A post mortem examination will be held on September 6, 2019 in Kenora, ON to confirm positive identification of the deceased person, and to allow for notification of next of kin.
The Sioux Lookout OPP and CN Railway Police Officers are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding this incident, but foul play is not suspected at this time.
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