Girl Killed by Train Near Brandon

RCMP Crest LogoBrandon RCMP are investigating after a female youth was found dead along railway tracks near the Wheat City on Sunday.

Little information is available, but police say the girl was discovered at about 9:30 a.m. Her name hasn’t been released.

The investigation is continuing.

UPDATE: Tuesday, June 18 — The deceased has been identified as a 14-year-old girl from York Landing, Manitoba. Her name will not be released. The death doesn’t appear to be suspicious.

— Staff