Teen injured after being clipped by freight train


A teenager is in hospital after he was struck by part of a train early Friday morning.

Police said the young man and two other people were walking along the tracks over Mount Pleasant Road north of Roxborough Drive just before 3 a.m.

As the CN freight train rushed by the group, the teen when he was struck by something off the side of the vehicle.

He was rushed to a local trauma centre with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating.

01/01/2016 07:40  By: CityNews