Person struck and killed by train at Coliseum LRT station

Police have ruled the death of a person who was struck and killed by an LRT train Wednesday afternoon as non-criminal.

Death ruled non-criminal

A person was struck by a train Wednesday afternoon in the Coliseum LRT station. (Scott Neufeld/CBC News)

Police have ruled the death of a person who was struck and killed by an LRT train Wednesday afternoon as non-criminal. 

Emergency crews were called to Coliseum station at 3:48 p.m. 

The incident forced Edmonton Transit to close the LRT line between Stadium and Clareview station and run replacement buses during the afternoon rush hour. 

The line reopened just after 7:30 p.m. 

A train sits inside the Coliseum LRT station on Wednesday afternoon. (Scott Neufeld/CBC News )