Ottawa first responders take part in LRT training

Even though LRT may not be on track for November, first responders are making they'll be ready when the trains start rolling.

Police, paramedics, and fire services are all taking part in an LRT training exercise this afternoon at Lyon Station at the corner of Lyon and Queen streets.

Drivers can expect to see a number of emergency vehicles in that area.

The training began at 4pm and will run until 10:30pm. During that time Queen Street will be closed from Kent to Lyon.