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Media advisory

TSB to release safety concern following its investigation into a 2019 crossing accident in Kitchener, ON

Richmond Hill, Ontario, 8 February 2023 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will release its investigation report (R19T0191) into a 2019 accident in which a GO Transit commuter train struck an adult and a child at a public crossing in Kitchener, Ontario.

Report release:


9 February 2023
10:00 a.m. (ET)

Video release:

An information video on the investigation will be published on the TSB’s YouTube channel, along with a news release on the TSB’s website.

TSB Spokespersons:

Kathy Fox, TSB Chair
Vincenzo De Angelis, Director of Investigations, Rail and Pipeline

Media availability:


Spokespersons will be available to answer questions following the release. Please contact us if you wish to schedule an interview.

This availability is for media only.

The TSB is an independent agency that investigates air, marine, pipeline, and rail 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: 819-360-4376