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Man Fatally Struck by Train in Portage la Prairie

June 13, 2023 2:48 PM | News


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The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday, April 13, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

Manitoba RCMP say a man was fatally struck by a train early Tuesday in Portage la Prairie.

The incident happened at around 6:30 a.m. on 8th Street NW involving a westbound Canadian Pacific train.

The 43-year-old male pedestrian, from Portage la Prairie, was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

RCMP and the railway continue to investigate.


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