Teen hit by train in northwest Calgary

A teenager is in critical condition after being hit by a train in northwest Calgary Tuesday afternoon.

Calgary police were called to a set of train tracks east of 85 Street NW in Bowness around 1:20 p.m.

A train stops on a bridge in northwest Calgary following a collision with a pedestrian on May 28, 2024 (CTV News).The collision occurred in Bowmont Park, near the Bow River, around 1 p.m., according to the Calgary Fire Department.

The teenager was taken to the hospital.

This is a breaking news update. More details to come…