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Man found dead on railway tracks in Kent identified

A murder investigation has been launched Photo: ITV Meridian

A man found dead on railway tracks in Kent has now been identified as 23 year old Samir Draganovic from Croydon.

His body was discovered at Knockholt Station near Sevenoaks on Monday morning.

A 37 year old man has been arrested in connection with his death and remains in custody.

At first it was believed the death at Knockholt Station was not suspicious Credit: ITV Meridian

Detectives launched a murder investigation after receiving reports that a young man was chased onto the railway line on Sunday evening.

Police searched the station for clues on Monday Credit: ITV Meridian

At first it was believed the death at Knockholt Station on the Sevenoaks to London line was not suspicious, or an accident.

Any witnesses are being urged to contact British Transport Police or Crimestoppers.

A police cordon was placed around the station Credit: ITV Meridian