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UPDATED: Person hit by train at Wrabness
10:54am Wednesday 18th September 2013 in Harwich and Manningtree News
A PERSON has died after being hit by a train near Wrabness Station.
British Transport Police were called to the scene at around 10.42am after reports of a person struck by a train.
A British Transport Police (BTP) spokesman said: “BTP officers were called to the line near Wrabness station, on Wednesday, 18 September after a report of a person being struck by a train.
“The incident was reported to BTP at 10.42am and was also attended by Essex Police officers.
“Medics from East of England Ambulance Service also attended but the person was pronounced dead at the scene.
“The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious and a file will be prepared for the Coroner.
“Officers are now working to identify the person and inform their family.”
Trains were suspended between Harwich and Manningtree whilst the incident was dealt with.
Services are expected to resume with the 1pm Manningtree to Harwich Town service.