Man killed on railway line near Dronfield

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A man was killed when he was struck by a train today at the entrance to the Bradway tunnel, near to Dronfield train station.

The casualty, who has not yet been identified, was hit at around 4.45am by a train travelling towards Sheffield.

Delays of up to 30 minutes are expected on trains between Sheffield and Chesterfield up until around 9.30am.

British Transport Police are investigating.