Wetaskiwin RCMP Investigating Dead Body Found on Train Tracks

Wetaskiwin police investigate remains found near grain elevator

  • Jun. 8, 2016 5:00 p.m.

Submitted by Wetaskiwin RCMP


In the early morning hours of June 8th, 2016, the Wetaskiwin RCMP located a deceased male on the train tracks near the grain elevator in the city.  Police started a search of the area after a citizen waved down an officer notifying him of the possible situation. A Collision Reconstructionist was brought it no assist. Police have not yet identified the deceased, and this investigation is still ongoing. Any updates will issues as they become available.

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