One dead after train strikes car in Colborne

Peterborough, ON, Canada / CHEX TV
One dead after train strikes car in Colborne

One person is dead after a train collided with a car in Colborne early Friday evening.
It happened just after 6:30 PM at the Ontario Street crossing in the western part of the village.
The freight train was traveling east when it hit.
The car was thrown approximately 80 metres by the impact.
The crossing is controlled by lights and barrier.
It’s not clear why the vehicle ended up on the tracks.
A 55-year-old woman from Gravenhurst was pronounced dead at the scene.

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