Man dies after being hit by train in Morecambe

A man has died after being hit by a train on the line between Morecambe and Lancaster this morning, Wednesday.

Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 9:33 am
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 1:34 pm
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A spokesman for British Transport Police said: “We were called to an area near to Schola Green Lane, Morecambe, at 9am on Wednesday, May 4, following reports of a person being struck by a train.

“Our officers attended along with colleagues from Lancashire Police and the North West Ambulance Service but sadly the person was pronounced dead at the scene.

“Officers are working to identify the person and inform their family.

“A file will be prepared for the coroner. The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious.”