Burns Lake RCMP say a woman has died after being hit by a VIA train.
It happened around noon on Saturday at the train crossing of Francois Lake Drive and Gilgan Drive.
The B.C. Coroners Service says the death is believed to be accidental.
The train was heading westbound to Prince Rupert and continued its trip about three hours after the crash.
Police and the B.C. Coroners Services continue to investigate.