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The Saskatoon Police service attended a Pedestrian Train accident this evening at approximately 7:20 p.m. The accident happen on the CPR tracks in the area of Avenue M South, between 19th and 20th Streets West. A 61 year old male, and 44 year old female were struck by a eastbound train.
The pedestrians were transported by MD Ambulance to Royal University Hospital with serious injuries. The full extent of the injuries are unknown at this time.
The accident is under investigation by the Saskatoon Police Service and the CPR Police.