Person hit by train in Bexley
PUBLISHED: 12:58 28 November 2018 | UPDATED: 14:33 28 November 2018
A person has died after being hit by a train at Welling station.
Services are currently not running on the Bexleyheath line.
The incident happened today (November 28) between Barnehurst and Blackheath.
Southeastern posted a Tweet about the incident, saying: “No trains on Bexleyheath line because of a person hit by a train.
“Trains may be delayed, diverted or cancelled. You can use your ticket on London Buses: Dartford - Lewisham. DLR: Lewisham - Greenwich - Woolwich and Underground between our London terminals at no extra cost.”
A spokesman from the British Transport Police said: “Officers were called to Welling station at 11.30am this morning following reports a person had been struck by a train.
“Paramedics also attended and sadly a person has been pronounced dead at the scene.
“Officers are currently working to identify them and establish the circumstances behind their death.
“A file will be prepared for the coroner.”
If you value what this gives you, please consider supporting our work. Click the link in the yellow box below for details.