GO Train passengers on the Barrie line heading to Union Station were being warned to brace for major delays Tuesday morning after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a train. It happened at around 6:17a.m. near St. John’s Side Road and Yonge Street.
York Regional Police were on the scene a short while later, but couldn’t provide many details.
GO Transit officials described the situation as a “trespasser incident”. The investigation halted all trains on the Barrie line Tuesday morning. GO Transit advised passengers to expect delays to continue for up to two hours.