Woman who died at Redbridge Tube station named as Halima Begum, 17

The woman who died at Redbridge Tube station on Wednesday has been named as 17-year-old Halima Begum.

She was hit by a Central Line train at around 1.45pm and was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

A British Transport Police said her death was being treated as “non-suspicious”.

Friends and family attended her funeral yesterday and a coroner’s inquest has been opened and adjourned.

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