17 Apr 2016

Man dead after being hit by train in Christchurch

9:39 am on 17 April 2016

A man has died after being hit by a train in Christchurch.

The accident occurred between Factory Road and radcliffe Road in the suburb of Belfast, around 2.45am.

The 44-year-old man was found dead at the scene.

Police are working to locate his next of kin.