Local News & Archive — July 9, 2016 at 7:20 pm — Updated: July 11, 2016 at 4:48 pm

Prestatyn train death: man struck near crossing

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A man has died after he was hit by a train near Prestatyn rail station.

Police and paramedics were called out to the Tyn y Morfa crossing in the town at around 8am on Saturday morning – the Arriva train had been bound for Gobowen, near Oswestry.

British Transport Police said the 56 year-old local man was pronounced dead at the scene and a file is being prepared for the coroner. His death is not being treated as suspicious and his family has been informed.

The incident affected services on the North Wales Coast line between Rhyl and Flint for around three hours.

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