Parkland County RCMP on scene at collision involving train

Parkland County, Alberta – (7:30 pm) The RCMP are investigating a collision between a train and a vehicle on the tracks near Range Road 12, south of Highway 16A.

At 5:35 this afternoon, the RCMP were dispatched and attended with EMS and the Fire Department. CN Police and the RCMP collision analyst are currently on scene to conduct an investigation.

Traffic is being re-routed around the area until further notice. Motorists are asked to avoid Range Road 12. The train was not carrying any hazardous materials.

(File Photo) Train Collision
(File Photo) Train Collision

The driver of the vehicle has been taken to an area hospital. No further details are available at this time.

Parkland RCMP

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