Man named after fatal accident on railway

Grosmont Station
Police at the scene of the incident at Grosmont Station Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

A rail worker who died after being trapped between two trains on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway has been named.

65 year old Bob Lund, from Beverley in East Yorkshire, became trapped between two carriages at Grosmont station yesterday. Paramedics were called but Mr Lund died at the scene.

Philip Benham, General Manager of the NYMR, said it happened during a routine shunting operation. An investigation is underway.

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Rail worker dies on North Yorkshire Moors Railway

A rail worker has died after becoming trapped between two trains on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway at Grosmont Station near Whitby.