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Man killed by train in Tamworth

By This is Tamworth  |  Posted: October 31, 2008

A MAN has died at Wilnecote train station in Tamworth after being struck by a train.

British Transport Police confirmed that the incident happened at around 9am on Friday, October 31.

Local officers were alerted at 9.08am and the station was closed for around three hours while the man's body was removed from the tracks.

He has not yet been named.

A British Transport Police spokesman said the death was not being treated as suspicious.

The train was the 8am Nottingham to Cardiff service which passed through Tamworth on its way to Birmingham.

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