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Railway worker's death "not suspicious"

Police investigating the death of a railway worker in North Yorkshire have said his death was the result of a tragic accident. The man died after becoming trapped between two trains on a heritage railway at Grosmont.

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"British Transport officers were called to the station following a report of an incident involving a member of staff working on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

BTP and North Yorkshire Police officers attended the incident which was reported at 12.30pm, and is believed to be non-suspicious.

Paramedics also attended but the man, who is believed to be in his sixties, was pronounced dead at the scene.

An investigation is ongoing to establish the full circumstances surrounding the man's death. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has been informed."

– British Transport Police

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