Man killed on railway line in Lincolnshire

A man has died after being hit by a train near Saxilby in Lincolnshire. It was reported to the British Transport Police just before 2pm, at Sykes Lane, about half a mile to the Lincoln side of Saxilby station.

The train involved was the 11.19am Scunthorpe to Lincoln service. British Transport Police are working with Lincolnshire Police to investigate the death. The Rail Accident Investigation Branch has been informed and enquiries continue.