Man dies after hit by train in Spearwood

Flowers were left at the level crossing in Spearwood where a man lost his life Thursday night. Picture: Jon Hewson d493667
Flowers were left at the level crossing in Spearwood where a man lost his life Thursday night. Picture: Jon Hewson d493667

A MAN has died after he was hit by a train in Spearwood on Thursday night.

About 7.15pm theĀ 65-year-old was hit by a freight train at the intersection of Rockingham Road and Spearwood Avenue.

Despite the efforts of passersby, the man died at the scene.

The intersection was closed while investigations took place but was reopened at 10pm.

Police will prepare a report for the Coroner.

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