09/11/2015 03:35 EDT | Updated 09/13/2015 03:59 EDT

Train Hits Ambulance In Langley (PHOTOS)

CP Rail is assisting with the RCMP investigation, said police.

LANGLEY, B.C. — Two people are in hospital including a patient who was in an ambulance that crashed into a train in Langley, B.C.

RCMP say the patient has life-threatening injuries and an attendant who was at the rear of the vehicle is in stable condition.

Sgt. Holly Largy says the driver of the ambulance is suffering from back pain but is otherwise unhurt.

She says two air ambulances were dispatched to the area after the crash and that a major road has been closed.

The cause of the collision is under investigation.

Police are asking for any witnesses to contact them.

UPDATE - Sept. 13, 2015: The 86-year-old woman who was being transported in the ambulance at the time of the crash died in hospital, said RCMP. They did not share any details of her injuries or if she died as a result of the crash.

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