Manchester

Man electrocuted at Manchester Piccadilly station

Manchester Piccadilly Image copyright Jonathan Hutchins
Image caption The man came into contact with wires at Manchester Piccadilly on Friday

A man who "came into contact with overhead electrical lines" at a railway station has died.

He suffered "injuries consistent with electrocution" and was pronounced dead at Manchester Piccadilly station, police said.

The man's death is not being treated as suspicious, British Transport Police said.

Officers were called to the scene just after 22:50 GMT on Friday.

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