Lee Creek Man Dies After Being Struck By Train In Chase

RCMP in Chase have not released the name of a man who was hit and killed by a train last Friday.

Police say that the 59 year old male from Lee Creek was walking on the tracks just West of Chase, when he was struck and killed by an Eastbound train.

Chase RCMP provided CPR until an Air Ambulance could arrive on scene, and the male was pronouced as deceased.

That collision occured around 4:40 in the afternoon.

No further details have been released.