Person dies after being hit by train in Shirebrook

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A person has been hit by a train and killed in Shirebrook.

Emergency services were called after the person was hit on the line at 11am on Wednesday.

They were pronounced dead at the scene.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “The person’s death is not being treated as suspicious and officers are now working to identify them and inform their family.
“A file will be prepared for the coroner.”

Services between Mansfield and Worksop were delayed as a result of the incident.