Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police and the Canadian National Railway Police have launched an investigation after a pedestrian was struck by a train on Thursday night.

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The collision happened at about 10 p.m., in the hamlet of Hudson, which is located roughly 20 kilometers west of Sioux Lookout.

Officials have confirmed that 47-year-old Arnold Derouin of Sioux Lookout was found dead at the scene of the accident.

The Sioux Lookout OPP has asked that anyone with any information regarding this incident contact the Sioux Lookout OPP at 807-737-2020 or 1-888-310-1122.