Man hit by train in Swansea

The incident happened close to the Loughor Bridge Credit: ITV News Wales

A man has died after being hit by a train in Swansea this evening.

The person died shortly after 5pm on a section of line close to Loughour Bridge in Gowerton.

British Transport Police are investigating and say the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A British Transport Police spokesperson said:

"Officers from BTP and Dyfed Powys Police Officers attended the incident and is currently being treated as non-suspicious. Paramedics from the Dyfed Powys Ambulance Service also attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene."