Facebook tributes for girl killed after level crossing crash
More than 1400 people have joined a Facebook page paying tribute to a little girl killed on a level crossing. 4-year-old Emma Lifsey died after the car she was in was hit by a train on a level crossing near Finningley, South Yorkshire.
Police search for potential witness in level crossing crash near Doncaster
Police investigating the crash between a train and a car on the Yorkshire-Nottinghamshire border, which killed a young girl, are appealing for a tractor driver to come forward.
Officers believe the driver was close to the crossing in Misson Springs near Finningley just before the accident on Tuesday afternoon. Detectives say he could hold vital information which may assist the investigation.
4-year-old Emma Lifsey, who was travelling in the car, died from her injuries - and her grandmother was also hurt. Everyone on the train escaped unharmed.
Network rail: Thoughts with the family of child who died after level crossing crash near Doncaster
At this sad time, Network Rail's thoughts are with the family of Emma Lifsey, who tragically died after an incident at a level crossing in Nottinghamshire. We are all trying to understand what happened and are working closely with the investigating authorities to find the answers."
– Phil Verster, Route Managing Director, Network Rail