Man dies after being hit by train in Whitwell

A man died after being hit by a train in Derbyshire last night.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 8th December 2016, 11:52 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:36 pm
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Emergency services were called to the line close to Whitwell railway station just after 9.15pm after receiving reports that someone had been struck by a train.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: "Sadly a man died at the scene.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner."