MONTREAL, Dec. 30, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - VIA Rail Canada has announced
that due to a First Nations' railroad blockade in the Marysville area
many trains in the Montreal-Ottawa-Toronto section are presently
stopped. Approximately 2,000 passengers are presently stranded as a
We are informed that this blockade should last two to three hours, with
no certainty and could be over momentarily. VIA Rail is keeping in
touch with the authorities and will update with further information as
soon as possible.
VIA wishes to apologize for any inconvenience this disruption may cause
to its passengers. Customers wishing further information may call 1 888-VIA RAIL (842-7245).
SOURCE: VIA RAIL CANADA INC.
For further information:
VIA Rail Media contact: 1-877-393-8787