Update: Lines reopen after woman killed by train at Ilford station

A person was killed after being hit by a train earlier this morning.

A person was killed after being hit by a train earlier this morning. - Credit: Archant

A woman has been killed after being hit by a train at Ilford station but lines have now reopened.

A woman was killed this morning after she was hit by a train.

A woman was killed this morning after she was hit by a train. - Credit: Archant

The incident was reported at 9.20am and police and the London Ambulance Service attended but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police and London Ambulance Services were called but the woman was found dead at the scene.

Police and London Ambulance Services were called but the woman was found dead at the scene. - Credit: Archant

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

London Ambulance Services were called at around 9.20am to a woman underneath a train at Ilford stati

London Ambulance Services were called at around 9.20am to a woman underneath a train at Ilford station. - Credit: Archant

“Enquiries are ongoing to establish the identity of the person and inform their family.”

The tragedy is the third at Redbridge stations in little over a month.


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Anita Kaur Swali, 24, was killed by a train at Seven Kings station on February 14 and Guljar Singh, 42, died there a week later on February 21.

More details to follow.

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