Cambridgeshire

Cambridge train death: Girl, 17, killed at Cherry Hinton

From the level crossing on High Street, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge Image copyright Geograph/JThomas
Image caption The emergency services were called to the railway line near Cherry Hinton at 19:39 GMT

A teenage girl has been hit and killed by a train on the railway line near Cambridge.

British Transport Police said they were called to the line at Cherry Hinton on Saturday at 19:39 GMT.

Paramedics were called to Cherry Hinton, but the 17-year-old died at the scene. Police said her family had been informed and the death was believed to be non-suspicious.

Journeys between Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds were disrupted until 22:00 GMT.

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