Deployment notice

Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys investigator following collision between 2 trains in Toronto, Ontario

Richmond Hill, Ontario, 21 August 2016 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator following the collision between a set of Canadian Paciific Railway locomotives and an intermodal train in Toronto, Ontario. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca