Tributes to teenager hit by train in Stockport

Lee Ridgway Credit: Family Handout

The family of a 16-year-old boy who died after being hit by a train have paid tribute to him.

Lee Ridgway was found dead near Bramhall Station in the early hours of Bank Holiday Monday.

“Lee was a brilliant, kind, clever and popular person to all who knew him and will be greatly missed.”

Family of Lee Ridgway

British Transport Police say they're investigating and are preparing a file for the coroner.