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A man has died after he was hit by a train at Dunston station, in Gateshead. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The British Transport Police (BTP) are not treating the death as suspicious.
Rail services between Newcastle and the Metrocentre have been suspended due to a person being hit by a train.
Northern rail say all lines between the two stations are currently blocked.