Lancaster to Silverdale train death - duo face trial in May

A man and a woman are to be tried before a jury over allegations they caused the death of a man  who collapsed on a train.

Friday, 10th January 2020, 5:00 pm

Detectives launched an investigation after the man, David Clark, 56, suffered a fatal cardiac arrest on board a train at Silverdale railway station on a Northern service travelling between Preston and Barrow-In-Furness.

Police and paramedics were called to the station shortly before 9.30pm on March 2 last year, and Mr Clark was taken to hospital where he died on the Sunday morning.

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Both defendants are next expected to appear before the court for their trial at Preston Crown Court on May 26.