Person dies after being hit by train near Ely

Milton Fen where a person has died after being struck by a train PHOTO: Google

Milton Fen where a person has died after being struck by a train PHOTO: Google - Credit: Archant

A person has died after being struck by a train near Ely today.

Milton Fen where a person has died after being struck by a train PHOTO: Google

Milton Fen where a person has died after being struck by a train PHOTO: Google - Credit: Archant

British Transport Police say they were called to Milton Fen level crossing, in Cambridgeshire, at 10.40am today after reports that a person was struck by a train.

A spokesman said: 'Colleagues from the ambulance service also attended the scene where sadly a person was pronounced dead.

'Officers are now working to identify the person and inform their family.'

The spokesman added: 'This incident is not currently being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.'

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