Person dies after being hit by train at Thatto Heath

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A person died at Thatto Heath rail station after being struck by a train.

Officers from the British Transport Police (BTP) were called at 11.47am on Wednesday.

Emergency services are still at the scene.

A spokesman said: “BTP and Merseyside Police officers attended the incident and a person has been pronounced dead at the scene.

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

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