POLICE have confirmed the person who was hit by a train yesterday evening (Thursday) was a 64-year-old woman from Stoke-on-Trent.
Emergency services were called to Grantham Railway Station at 6.36pm followng reports that a woman had been struck by East Coast’s 5.30pm Kings Cross to Newcastle service train.
A spokesman said: “The female was pronounced dead at the scene. Her relatives have been informed.
“Officers are currently working to establish the circumstances surrounding her death, which is not being treated as suspicious, and will be preparing a report for the coroner.”