Man who was struck by train now identified

Jason Robert Tait, 28, was a resident of Terrace, B.C.

  • Jul. 15, 2014 7:00 a.m.

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a

man who died following an incident involving a train near Terrace on July

12, 2014.

He is Jason Robert Tait, aged 28, of Terrace.

Tait was walking westbound on the CN railway tracks about 11 km east

of Terrace at about 11:15 a.m. on July 12, 2014, when he was struck by a

westbound freight train.

He died at the scene.

The BC Coroners Service and RCMP continue to investigate this death.