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Crash between the train and the truck in the Delta series, "says police – BC



Police investigate collision between the train and the Delta truck.

It happened around 3.20. at the 72nd street junction near Boundary Bay Airport.

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The police have identified the crash as serious. Pictures from the scene show that the heavily damaged freight car has turned in reverse.

The vehicle was operated by Smithrite Disposal. It is not clear what the driver's condition is.

CN Rail confirmed that the collision concerned one of its trains.

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"The junction is equipped with an active warning device that worked at the time of the incident," CN spokeswoman Jonathan Abecassis said in a statement.

Crossing has flashing lights and warning bells, but no physical barriers.

"Our thoughts are with a person affected by this incidence and their families," Abecassis added.

The crash comes just two weeks after a senior couple was killed in Langley when their car hit a CN train that used CP traces.

This collision remains the subject of investigation.

Drivers are advised that they are waiting for a delay and that they use the 80th Street if they have to cross the area.

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