Boys play next to railway line

A train driver has taken a photo of a group of youths playing next to a train track in Leicester.

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Train driver takes pic of boys playing near tracks

Picture taken by train driver shortly after a youth ran out in front of his train in Leicester Credit: British Transport Police

A train driver has taken a photograph of youths playing near a railway line in Leicester after he was forced to apply the emergency brake after one of them ran onto the tracks.

The photo was taken on Monday 17th June at around 5.30pm near Ashlyns Rise in Leicester.

British Transport Police say the group of around six or seven youths risked their lives.

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