August 13, 2014 7:12 pm
Updated: August 13, 2014 9:01 pm

Two killed by freight train along stretch of track in Milton

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Jeff McIntosh / The Canadian Press archives

MILTON, Ont. – Police say a man and a woman are dead after being hit by a freight train in Milton.

Halton region police Sgt. Robert Lloyd says they were struck and killed around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in Milton.

Lloyd says they were struck by a westbound CP Rail train along a stretch of track near Milborough Town Line north of Derry Road and not near a crossing.

No names have been released.

Police are investigating.

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