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Woman found dead after being hit by train at Kidderminster Railway Station

By Ian Harvey | Kidderminster | News | Published:

A woman has been found dead after being hit by a train at Kidderminster Railway Station.

Kidderminster Railway Station. Photo: Google StreetView.

Emergency services were called to the station shortly before 10pm on Friday.

The woman has not yet been identified and police say her death is being treated as "unexplained"'.

A spokesman for the British Transport Police said: “BTP officers attended the line near to Kidderminster Railway Station on Friday, February 9, following a report of a person being struck by a train.

“Officers from BTP and the West Mercia Police attended the incident, which was reported to police at 9.51pm, and the body of a woman was discovered.

“Enquiries are continuing to establish the identity of the woman and the circumstances leading up to her death. A file will be prepared for the coroner.”

Anyone with information should call British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 quoting incident number 666 of 09/02/2018.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or at crimestoppers-uk.org

Ian Harvey

By Ian Harvey
@IanHarvey_Star

Shropshire Star Internet Editor based at the head office in Ketley, Telford

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