South West Wales

Man dies after being struck by train near Pembrey and Burry Port

The level crossing at Pembrey and Burry Port station Image copyright Google
Image caption The level crossing at Pembrey and Burry Port station

A man has died after being struck by a train in Carmarthenshire during the early hours of Friday.

British Transport Police were called to the line near Pembrey and Burry Port Station at 03:20 BST.

A spokesman said: "BTP officers attended with colleagues from the Central Wales Ambulance Service and a man was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The incident is currently being treated as non-suspicious, and a file will be prepared for the coroner."

Officers are working to identify the man and inform his family.