Northwood, ONT: 83-year-old escapes injury in lawnmower collision

26 May

An 83-year-old who is known to be hard-of-hearing and who was wearing ear-defenders escaped injury when his ride-on lawnmower was struck by a train as he was mowing right-up to the Doherty Street passive level crossing in Northwood. The lawnmower sustained considerable damage, delaying the VIARail passenger train for about two hours. The collision occurred at about 10.38 on May 20th, 2015.

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