A B.C. Air Ambulance was dispatched to Salmon Arm Sunday, Feb. 13, shortly before 12 p.m., for a pedestrian struck by a train. (Contributed)

A B.C. Air Ambulance was dispatched to Salmon Arm Sunday, Feb. 13, shortly before 12 p.m., for a pedestrian struck by a train. (Contributed)

UPDATE: Person struck by train near Salmon Arm

Canadian Pacific spokesperson confirms incident happened shortly before 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 13

Unconfirmed reports from the Shuswap say a pedestrian has been struck by a train.

The incident is believed to happened shortly before 12 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13, on the tracks near Lakeshore Drive.

A B.C. Air Ambulance was called to the scene and landed in a field just a few blocks away. Ground ambulances are believed to have taken an injured person to that spot.

More to come…

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