Hackney woman dies after being hit by a train
PUBLISHED: 15:49 22 May 2014 | UPDATED: 15:49 22 May 2014
A 31-year-old Hackney woman died after being struck by a train close to Ilford railway station on Saturday.
Paramedics from the London Ambulance Service attended, but she was pronounced dead at the scene.
A British Transport Police (BTP) spokesman said: “BTP officers were called to the line close to Ilford railway station on Saturday, May 17 after a report that a woman had been struck by a train.
“Officers from BTP and the Metropolitan Police Service attended the incident, which was first reported to BTP at 9.03am.
“The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.
“The woman’s family has been informed.”
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