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Burnaby SkyTrain death under police investigation

02/15/2015 01:26 EST | Updated 04/17/2015 05:59 EDT
A man is dead following a fight at the Edmunds SkyTrain station in Burnaby that happened around 1 a.m. PT Sunday.

Integrated Homiicde Investigation Team Sgt. Stephanie Ashton said police were called to a report of a fight, and arrived to find a man needing medical attention who was rushed to hospital, where he later died.

“We know there were a number of people in the area at the time of this incident," Ashton said. 

Ashton said IHIT is working with Burnaby Transit Police to try and determine what happened.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the IHIT tipline at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or email ihittipline@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.

Those wishing to remain anonymous may leave information with CrimeStoppers at solvecrime.ca or phone 1-800-222-8477.

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