A woman has died after being hit by train on tracks near Moorends this morning (Friday April 7).
Emergency services were called to the level crossing on Marshland Road, Moorends at 5.56am following reports of a person being struck by a train.
A spokesperson for British Transport Police said: “Sadly a woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers will now try and locate the woman’s family and inform them of her death.
“The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner”.