A man has died after being hit by a train this morning.
It happened close to Stamford rail station at about 11.30am.
The man, who has not yet been formally identified, died at the scene. British Transport Police say his death is not being treated as suspicious.
“BTP officers were called to the line close to Stamford rail station on Tuesday, 17 July following a report of a man being struck by a train.BTP and Lincolnshire Police officers attended the incident and is currently being treated as non-suspicious.
Paramedics from East Midlands Ambulance Service also attended, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.Officers are currently working to establish the identity of the man and inform his next of kin.The train was the 09.25am Mount Sorrell to Kennett freight service."
More top news
A man will appear before Wolverhampton Magistrates Court this morning where he will stand accused of the murder of Indiga Daniel Wallace.
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy will earn himself another place in football's history books if he scores against Manchester United today.
Police are urging shoppers and revellers to allow extra time this weekend as 100,000s are expected to arrive into Birmingham New Street.