Damage caused to car after level crossing accident

The damage caused to the Harding's car after it was hit by a train Credit: Caters News

This is the Harding family's car after it was hit by a train at a level crossing in Herefordshire when its gates were accidentally raised too early.

Jane Harding, 52, was killed in the crash when the barriers were lifted at the crossing at Moreton-on-lugg before the train had passed.

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Network Rail fined £450k

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