Man dies on railway tracks at station near Lancashire

A man was pronounced dead on the tracks at a railway station near Lancashire.

Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 3:43 pm
Updated Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 7:09 pm

Officers were called to reports of a casualty on the tracks at Lostock railway station, Bolton at around 4.40pm yesterday (April 21).

Paramedics also attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police and paramedics were called to Lostock railway station. (Credit: Google)

His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner, British Transport Police said.

Train services between Bolton, Wigan and Preston were disrupted for several hours while emergency services dealt with the incident.

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