in incident on rail line near Highbridge and Burnham station
have confirmed that a man has died following an incident in Highbridge
today (Sunday, April 2nd).
Transport Police (BTP) spokesperson said: "We were called to
the railway line near Highbridge and Burnham station at 11.47am
following reports of an injured man on the tracks."
"Officers were in attendance, alongside the local ambulance
service, but sadly the man died at the scene."
"We are working to establish the mans identity and inform
his family. At this stage the death is being treated as unexplained."
Market Street railway bridge next to the station was closed by Police
in Highbridge during the day as the probe began (photos David Pearce)