Man dies after collision with train in Belper

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A man has died after being in collision with a train in Belper last night (Saturday).

Derbyshire police were called to an incident in Belper town centre at around 9.50pm.

A force spokesperson said: “Shortly after officers arrived, a collision occurred between a male and a train close to Belper train station. The male was subsequently pronounced dead at the scene.”

The police are now preparing a file for the coroner. The force has also referred itself to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact Derbyshire police on 101.