Man dead after being hit by a train

Police incident
Police incident

A MAN has died after being struck by a train in Thatto Heath.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “Our officers were called to Thatto Heath station at around 3.25pm on Tuesday, 10 November, following reports of a person being struck by a train.

“Colleagues from the North West Ambulance Service also attended but sadly a man was pronounced dead at the scene.”

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.