Man dies after being hit by a train at Chadwell Heath station

A man was found dead at Chadwell Heath Station last night after being hit by a train

A man was found dead at Chadwell Heath Station last night after being hit by a train - Credit: Archant

A man died after being hit by a train at Chadwell Heath station yesterday evening.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “Our officers were called to Chadwell Heath rail station on Tuesday, 15 March following reports of a person struck by a train.

“The call came into police at 6.34pm.

“Officers attended the scene alongside paramedics from London Ambulance Service. A man was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The man’s family has been informed. His death is not being treated as suspicious.”


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Trains were delayed for up to two hours while emergency services dealt with the incident.

A file will now be prepared for the coroner.

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