Man hit by train in Westhouses

POLICE say a man hit by a train near Westhouses yesterday (Thursday) was a 44-year-old man from the Nottingham area.

The incident happened around 8.35am and is currently being treated as non-suspcious.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “Paramedics also attended but the person was pronounced dead at the scene.”

The man is believed to be from Forest Fields in Nottingham.

A file will be prepared for the coroner.

The line was fully handed back to Network Rail at 12.31pm.