Man killed by train at Linlithgow

ScotRail timetables affected following crash
ScotRail timetables affected following crash

A MAN has died after being struck by a train at Linlithgow.

TRAIN services between Haymarket and Linlithgow are still being disrupted following a fatality on the line.

A man was struck at Linlithgow shortly after 12pm today prompting disruption to timetables.

Services are now returning to normal but a ScotRail spokesman said some “may still be cancelled, delayed or revised”.

Earlier today British Transport Police were called to Linlithgow following reports that someone had been hit by a train.

A spokesman told the News: “Sadly the person who was struck has died but it is not being treated as suspicious at this moment.

“We are working to identify the person and locate their next of kin.”

They left the scene at 1.45pm.