Posted: Wed 23rd May 2018

Man has died after being struck by a train on the line between Shotton and Wrexham

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

A man has been killed after being struck by a train on the line between Shotton and Wrexham this morning. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

British Transport Police have said an incident was reported at 10:27am, with local reports saying a man was seen walking on tracks between Gwersyllt station and Wrexham General around ten minutes earlier. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

British Transport Police have said a person was sadly pronounced dead. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

They added: “We are working to identify the person that has died, and inform their family”. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The incident is not being treated as suspicious. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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