Two people struck by a train near Holmes Chapel

two people struck by a train near holmes chapel

A man has died after being struck by a train at Holmes Chapel railway station earlier today.

British Transport officers were called to the station at 12.27pm to reports of two people having been struck by a train.

A man and a woman were taken to hospital.

Sadly, the man has passed away from his injuries.

The woman remains in hospital with life-changing injuries.

Their next of kin have been informed.

The incident is currently being treated as unexplained and officers are working to establish the circumstances of what happened.