Man struck by train and killed at Cumbrian rail station

The Westmorland Gazette: Man struck by train and killed at Cumbrian rail station Man struck by train and killed at Cumbrian rail station

A MAN has died after being struck by a train at Penrith rail station.

British Transport police were alerted at 9.15am this morning (March 27).

Glyn Hellam, from the British Transport Police said: “We attended the scene with Cumbria police and the North West Ambulance Service and discovered that a man had been struck by a train and killed.

“Police are not treating the death as suspicious and are now working to identify the man and notify his family."

A spokesperson for Network Rail confirmed some disruption to travel had been caused.

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11:49pm Mon 31 Mar 14

shirtbox says...

Deepest condolences to his family and friends.
Deepest condolences to his family and friends. shirtbox
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