Person hit by train near Little Bourton, Banbury

Robert Shepley - EditorBanbury News, Police & Emergency

Banbury News - British Transport Police

Person hit by train near Little Bourton

British Transport Police (BTP) were called the railway yesterday close to Little Bourton near Banbury after receiving reports a person had been struck by a train. They were alerted shortly before 9.40am.

BTP were on scene alongside local ambulance however a person has sadly been pronounced dead at the scene. The BTP are now working to identify the person and inform their family.

This death is not being treated as suspicious as a file will be prepared for the Coroner.

Trains between Leamington and Banbury were delayed by up to an hour during the morning with a bus service in place, but are now back to normal.