Person dies after being hit by train in West Sussex

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A person has died after being hit by a train in West Sussex, the British Transport Police have confirmed.

A person has died after being struck by a train near Crawley railway station in West Sussex.

The railway line between Three Bridges and Horsham was closed in both directions following the incident on Friday (February 23).

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In a statement, a spokesperson for British Transport Police said: “Officers were called to the line near Crawley railway station just before 2pm on (February 23) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

Paramedics and Sussex Police also attended, however sadly a person was pronounced dead at the scene. The incident is under investigation.”