Updated February 19 2020 @ 11:45 AM
The driver of the vehicle, a 74-year-old male died when his car collided with an Exo train yesterday, February 18. He was taking a road test as he was being re-evaluated for a driver’s license. The SAAQ employee, sitting in the passenger seat, was critically injured.
According to its website, the train authority warned that its service was interrupted the Saint-Jérôme train line morning.
The accident happened at the intersection of Gouin Boulevard and Poincaré Street just an hour ago, an Exo train collided with a car seriously injuring one person.
No other details were given, but police are investigating.
It’s really important to be cautious at any train crossing. Trains can’t stop quickly enough to avoid collisions.
Although no one really knows what has happened exactly, as the details are withheld at this moment, it’s important to respect train crossings at all times crossings at all times.