SLIDESHOW: Police search after human remains found near Doncaster railway

This is the site next to a Doncaster railway where British Transport police forensics officers are working after human remains were found.

BTP have launched an investigation following the discovery of human remains on a railway embankment near Hexthorpe Junction in Balby, Doncaster at around 12.45pm on Sunday, 29 March 2015. The remains have been confirmed as being of a human adult but enquiries to establish the identity of the person and the cause of death are ongoing. The area is currently cordoned off while officers forensically recover the body which may take some time.

BTP at the scene.

BTP at the scene.

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