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Cambridgeshire cyclist scare

The British Transport Police have released shocking footage of the moment a cyclist from Cambridgeshire narrowly missed being hit by a train after dodging a level-crossing barrier.

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Shocking cyclist CCTV revealed

The woman encroaches onto the line just as the approaching train passes Credit: British Transport Police/PA Wire

The British Transport Police have released shocking footage of the moment a cyclist from Cambridgeshire narrowly missed being hit by a train after dodging a level-crossing barrier.

Footage of the incident at the Waterbeach crossing shows a woman passing through the closed barriers and onto the line before proceeding to brake hard as the train passes.

The British Transport Police have released the images in an attempt to identify the woman Credit: British Transport Police/PA Wire

The images have been released in an attempt to identify the woman and to highlight the dangers of misusing level crossings.

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