UPDATE: Inquest opens on man hit by train at Quadring level crossing

Road accident news.
Road accident news.

An inquest is due to open later today (Wednesday) on Quadring man Kevin Taylor, who was hit by a train at a level crossing in the village last week.

Previously ...

Thursday, March 9: A man of 57 has died after being hit by a train at Quadring level crossing.

It is understood the man was on foot when the incident happened between 4.30pm and 5pm yesterday (Wednesday).

A spokesman for British Transport Police said: “It is not being treated as suspicious.”

It is believed the man involved in the tragedy was from the local area.

The man’s death has been reported to the South Lincolnshire Coroner and an inquest is expected to be held at a future date.