Surrey train death man was from Coulsdon

The incident happened at Earlswood station (File picture)

The incident happened at Earlswood station (File picture)

First published in News Croydon Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Chief reporter

A 49-year-old from Coulsdon has died after being hit by a train.

Emergency services were called to Earlswood station in Surrey just after 2pm yesterday but could not save the man.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and his family have been informed.

The incident is being treated as non-suspicious and British Transport Police officers are preparing a file for the coroner.

Did you know the man? Call the newsroom on 020 8722 6353 or email rfisk@london.newsquest.co.uk to pay tribute to him.

Anyone affected by issues such as depression can gain confidential advice and support by calling the Samaritans on 08457 909090 by emailing jo@samaritans.org or by visiting the website at samaritans.org/

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3:25pm Thu 31 Jul 14

alroutemaster says...

Rest in peace, but I really wish these people would stop chucking themelves under trains. It traumatises the innocent train drivers and causes massive disruption to everybody else......
Rest in peace, but I really wish these people would stop chucking themelves under trains. It traumatises the innocent train drivers and causes massive disruption to everybody else...... alroutemaster
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