Woman hit by a train at Shrewsbury Railway Station

By Nathan Rowden | Shrewsbury | Transport | Published: | Last Updated:

A woman was taken to hospital after being hit by a train.

The air ambulance lands near Shrewsbury Railway Station. Picture: @ShaunMCFC1989

Emergency services, including the air ambulance, were called to Shrewsbury train station shortly before 11.30am on Sunday.

Trains were temporarily suspended while the woman was treated.

Elizabeth Casey, British Transport Police spokeswoman, said: “West Mercia and British Transport police attended Shrewsbury rail station due to a report of a person being struck by a train.

“Along with Shropshire fire service and paramedics, a female was treated at the scene prior to being transported to hospital for further treatment.”

Anyone with information regarding the incident should call BTP on 0800405040.

Nathan Rowden

By Nathan Rowden

Digital journalist based at the Shropshire Star's head office in Ketley. Interested in breaking news and social media.

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