Person dies at Roughton Road station having been hit by a train

PUBLISHED: 11:42 03 December 2017 | UPDATED: 11:42 03 December 2017

The 26-30 railcard was lauched today in East Anglia. (Picture: Sonya Duncan)

The 26-30 railcard was lauched today in East Anglia. (Picture: Sonya Duncan)


A person has died at the scene of a train crash at Roughton Road train station.

The British Transport Police (BTP) were called to a report of a person being struck by a train just outside of Cromer at 10am on Saturday morning.

Norfolk Police, fire services, and ambulance service also attended the incident.

The accident is currently being treated as non suspicious.

A spokesman for the British Transport Police said: “Officers are currently working to establish the identity of the person, and inform their next of kin.

“HM Coroner will been notified and BTP are conducting an investigation in to the events surrounding this incident.It is requested that any information about this incident be passed to British Transport Police by contacting 0800 405040.”

Journeys between Norwich and Sheringham were affected, as the line between North Walsham and Sheringham via Cromer was blocked by emergency services.

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