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Person dies after being hit by train

PUBLISHED: 07:53 13 April 2018 | UPDATED: 10:51 13 April 2018

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan.

A Greater Anglia train. Picture: Sonya Duncan.

ARCHANT EASTERN DAILY PRESS (01603) 772434

A person has been killed after being hit by a train on the Cambridge to Ely line.

Officers from British Transport Police (BTP) were called to the line close to Waterbeach just after 4.00pm on Thursday after reports that a person had been struck by a train.

The ambulance service was also in attendance and the person was pronounced dead at the scene.

BTP confirmed the incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

Greater Anglia confirmed all lines were blocked after the incident with disruption continuing until 7.15pm.

A spokesman for Greater Anglia said: “Greater Anglia and Network Rail are sorry if your journey has been affected by this disruption.”

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