The Department of National Defense says there was a fatal incident involving a vehicle at the Royal Military College Campus in Kingston, Ont.
Emergency services responded to the incident at Point Frederick at approximately 2 a.m. Friday.
Officials have not confirmed how many people died in the incident.
“RMC’s number one priority is to ensure that our naval and officer cadets, personnel, faculty and families are cared for and supported,” DND said in a statement.
“This loss is felt throughout the RMC community and we extend our deepest condolences to all our members, their families and their friends at this difficult time.”
DND says there are reports from next of kin and no further information will be released at this time.
Emergency vehicles were still at Point Frederick late Friday morning. CTV News Ottawa cameras saw officials place a body on a stretcher in a van as military police watched.
Point Frederick is a peninsula where Lake Ontario meets the St. Lawrence River.