Two rail workers killed near Port Talbot after being hit by train [BBC News]





Date: 03/07/2019

Two rail workers have died after being hit by a passenger train between Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend stations. The pair were struck near Margam by the Swansea to London Paddington train at about 10:00 BST. A third person was treated for shock at the scene, but was not injured, British Transport Police (BTP) said. Network Rail said: 'We are shocked and distressed to confirm that two members of our team lost their lives today in an accident involving a train.'


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Network Rail says its "thoughts are with the families of our colleagues and our members of staff".