BREAKING: Pedestrian killed on South Yorkshire level crossing

A pedestrian has died after being struck by a train on a level crossing in Doncaster.

Wednesday, 1st February 2017, 08:55 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st February 2017, 08:56 am
Police probe underway into death

Emergency services were alerted to the collision at the Arksey Lane level crossing, Doncaster, at 8.24am.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: "We were called at 8.24am this morning to Arksey Lane level crossing, Doncaster, to reports that a person was struck by a train.

"Officers attended but a person has sadly died at the scene.

"We are currently still on site but the death is not believed to be suspicious at this time."