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Service resumes on Barrie GO line after pedestrian struck and killed

Last Updated Oct 23, 2017 at 10:46 am EDT

File photo of a GO train. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Steve White

Full service has resumed on the Barrie GO line after a pedestrian was struck on the line Monday morning.

Just before 7 a.m., GO Transit said trains would not be moving through the area for approximately three hours after a “possible fatality” south of the Barrie South GO station.

“We’re doing everything we can to help passengers this morning get to where they need to go,” Metrolinx spokesperson Scott Money explained.

“We understand it’s rush hour, people need to get to work and we’re doing everything we can to help given the tragic circumstance when incidents like this happen.”

Shortly after 8 a.m., transit officials said service would be running on the Barrie Line stating at the Aurora GO station.

Full service resumed around 10:30 a.m.