A pedestrian was struck and killed by a westbound Via train on the CN railroad tracks near Plains Road west and Spring Gardens Road Sunday at about 5:15 p.m.
The train was destined for Toronto from Windsor when the collision occurred.
The incident did not occur at a level crossing, and there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death, Halton police said.
It was the first pedestrian/train-related fatality in Halton in 2016.
Police have not released any further information.