Police confirm woman hit by Central Line train has died

BRITISH Transport Police have confirmed that a woman struck by a train at Bethnal Green Underground Station has died. The woman was struck by a westbound train around 1.40pm this afternoon (Thursday). A spokesman said: The incident is being treated as no

BRITISH Transport Police have confirmed that a woman struck by a train at Bethnal Green Underground Station has died.

The woman was struck by a westbound train around 1.40pm this afternoon (Thursday).

A spokesman said: "The incident is being treated as non-suspicious.

"BTP officers are currently attending alongside paramedics from the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade."


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Bethnal Green Tube Station is closed and the Central Line is suspended between Liverpool Street and Leytonstone. Station staff said it may be hours before the line reopens.

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