A man is dead after being struck by a train Friday night in Chilliwack near the intersection of Young Road and Trethewey Avenue.

Chilliwack RCMP Sgt. Nathalie Caron said emergency services attended but the man declared dead on scene.

Details are few at this point, but the RCMP is looking for witnesses.

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Young Road at Trethewey Avenue in Chilliwack was closed after a man was hit and killed by a train Friday night, Feb. 21, 2014. (Siavash Dezvareh/CBC)