Halifax train fatality

A 20 year old woman was killed yesterday when she was hit by a CN train on tracks near Rocky Lake Drive and the Bedford Highway.  No name will be released.

The woman, who was walking along the tracks; was dead when emergency crews arrived on scene.  The CN freight was about 3 kilometres long and couldn’t stop in time.

The investigation continues with the assistance of CN police and the Transportation Safety Board has been notified.