A man is in critical condition after being struck by a westbound freight train early Saturday morning.
The incident happened at about 1:40 a.m. on the railway tracks between Stanley and Rawdon streets, according to Brantford police, who attended the scene along with emergency services.
The man was transported to Hamilton General Hospital by ambulance where he is listed in critical condition.
The collision is still under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Brantford Police Service traffic section at 519-756-0113 ext. 2212.
Brantford police are reminding people that railway tracks and crossings are dangerous locations. Use extra caution when at or near these locations.