Police investigating train collision downtown

Kamloops City

2022-10-03 14:18 PDT

File # 2022-35340

A Kamloops man in his 30s was located deceased after police were called to a train collision near Victoria Street West last night.

On Oct. 2, 2022, around 10:05 p.m., frontline officers attended the tracks between 1st Avenue and Overlander Bridge for a report of a pedestrian struck by a train. Kamloops RCMP, The BC Coroner’s Service, and the Canadian Pacific Railway Police are investigating.

Part of our investigation into any sudden death includes talking to people who may have information regarding the victim and his recent movements, said Corporal Crystal Evelyn, Kamloops RCMP spokesperson. If anyone has dash camera or surveillance footage in the area of the railway tracks that night before police attended, please contact us as soon as possible.

Those with information that could help establish what transpired before the man was struck are asked to please contact the Kamloops RCMP Detachment at 250-828-3000 and reference file 2022-35340.

Released by:

Cpl. Crystal Evelyn
Media Relations Officer
Kamloops RCMP
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
Office: 250-828-3193
Fax: 250-828-3034

Email: crystal.evelyn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca
Website: kamloops.rcmp.ca

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