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.