Southbourne rail casualty pronounced dead
A person has been pronounced dead after being hit by a train in Southbourne this afternoon.
Read the original story here: Person hit by train between Chichester and HavantBritish Transport Police (BTP) responded to reports of an incident between Chichester and Havant today.
In a statement, a spokesman has confirmed the person was pronounced dead at the scene.
It is not being treated as suspicious, they added.
The BTP spokesman said: "Officers were called to Southbourne station at 3.46pm today following reports of a casualty on the tracks.
"Paramedics also attended but sadly a person has been pronounced dead at the scene.
"The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner."