UPDATE: Accident involving train and mobility scooter turns fatal

UPDATE: One person is dead after an accident involving a train and a mobility scooter.

According to police, the victim, who was driving the mobility scooter, was an older man. Emergency crews said the man had passed away before they arrived.

Crews are getting in contact with Canadian Pacific at this time. 

Roads will remain closed for another 2-3 hours as crews process the scene.

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PREVIOUS STORY:  Emergency crews are on scene after a person on a mobility scooter was hit by a train.

The accident happened at the train tracks just north of the intersection of Civic Center Drive Northwest and 1st Avenue Northwest around 7:45 a.m. Friday.

Police have blocked North Broadway Avenue and 1st Avenue Northwest near the train tracks. Civic Center Drive Northwest is not blocked, but expect some delays as traffic is moving slow.

We have a crew heading to the scene and will bring you the latest of this developing story.

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