A man is in critical condition after being struck by a CTrain early Saturday morning, Calgary police say.
A 28-year-old man was in the tunnel north of the Victoria Park/Stampede CTrain station when he was struck by a southbound train around 3 a.m., police said.
The man was rushed to hospital where he remains in critical condition. His injuries are considered life-altering, police said.
The operator of the train was not injured, they added.
Alcohol impairment on the part of the pedestrian is considered a factor in the incident, police said.
The Calgary Police Service is reminding the public to be cautious around CTrain platforms and tracks in the wake of the incident.