Skip to content
4.5 °Cforecast >
Mainly Clear
Jobs | Contact | Tip line: 705-673-0123

Riderless snowmobile, train collide in Hanmer

No injuries reported in late afternoon incident
0
cn-rail-train
Around 4 p.m Saturday, Greater Sudbury Police responded to a collision in which a riderless snowmobile hit a train en route through Hanmer. (File)

Around 4 p.m Saturday, Greater Sudbury Police responded to a collision in which a train en route through Hanmer hit a riderless snowmobile.

The snowmobile had gotten stuck on the Cote Blvd. tracks at approximately 3:20 p.m. that afternoon, at which point the riders abanonded the snowmobile and moved to a safe location.

No injuries have been reported as a result of the incident.

Staff Sgt. Adam Walden said the Canadian National Police will handle the investigation because it involves the CN Railway.

More details will be released as they become available. 




Comments