Person hit by a train at South Milford

A person has been struck by a train at South Milford rail station.

The incident was reported to BTP at 3.57pm and is currently being treated as non-suspicious.

Yorkshire Ambulance Service medics and North Yorkshire Police also attended but the person was taken pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers are working to establish the identity of the person and identify his next of kin.

A file will be prepared for the Coroner.

– British Transport Police

The train involved was the 2.42pm Manchester to Hull service.