Man Dies after being Hit by Train at Portchester Station


Police have sadly confirmed that a man has died after he was hit by a train at Portchester Railway station this afternoon. Emergency services rushed to the scene just after lunchtime. Trains between Fareham and Portsmouth where severely delay with many people being stuck on trains. Southern Rail called in replacement buses to service surrounding stations.

The man has reportedly being struck by a train as it past through the station

British Transport Police and the ambulance service attended Portchester Railway Station after receiving a call at about 14:30pm on Monday afternoon.

They said the man died at the scene and the death is not believed to be suspicious.

The train line and the station has since reopened, but Southern train warned its services may be delayed.