Police officers trying to identify man killed at Potters Bar rail station

PUBLISHED: 14:10 19 August 2013 | UPDATED: 14:10 19 August 2013

Potters Bar rail station

Potters Bar rail station

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OFFICERS from the British Transport Police (BTP) and Hertfordshire Constabulary are trying to identify a man killed at Potters Bar rail station.

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The man died on the track at just before 1.30pm yesterday afternoon (Sunday).

A British Transport Police (BTP) spokesman said: “BTP and Hertfordshire Constabulary officers were called to Potters Bar rail station on Sunday, 18 August after a report that a man had been struck by a train.

“The incident was reported to BTP at 1.27pm.

“Medics from the East of England Ambulance Service also attended but the man was declared dead at the scene.

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“The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious and officers are working to establish the man’s identity.

“A file will be prepared for the coroner.”


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