Leeds County, Ont. man dies after vehicle and train collide

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A 75-year-old Leeds County, Ont. man is dead after a collision involving a car and a passenger train.

Police say just before 4 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to a call at Pykeview Drive in Leeds and Thousand Islands Township.

The man was the vehicle’s lone occupant and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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CN Police and CN Rail were engaged and the cause of the collision is under investigation.

Train traffic was stopped until just after 10 p.m.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled for Thursday.

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