Person dies after being struck by train at St Albans City station

Person hit by train between St Albans and West Hampstead.

Person hit by train between St Albans and West Hampstead. - Credit: Archant

Police have confirmed that a person has died after being struck by a train at St Albans City station.

British Transport Police were called to St Albans City station at 1.47am this morning (Monday, August 6) after reports of a person being struck by a train.

A spokesman for British Transport Police said: “Colleagues from the ambulance service also attended, however, a person was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

“Officers are working to identify the person and inform their family.

“This incident is not currently being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”