Fatality on tracks between Weymouth and London

Fatality on tracks between Weymouth and London

Published by George Sharpe at 1:53pm 9th September 2019. (Updated at 4:12pm 9th September 2019)

Delays on trains to London Waterloo have ended, after emergency services responded to a fatality at Poole this morning.

British Transport Police were called at 8:48am today to the railway near Poole High Street. 

All lines have reopened following the incident and disruption has now ended.

A British Transport Police Spokesperson said:

"Paramedics also attended, however, sadly a person has since been pronounced dead. The death is not being treated as suspicious.
 
"Officers are now working to establish the person’s identity and inform their next of kin. A report will also be prepared for the coroner."