Great Coates level crossing
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Train hits car on Great Coates level crossing killing two

Two people have died in a crash involving their car and a train on a level crossing in North East Lincolnshire.

The driver and passenger of the car died at Great Coates, near Grimsby.

British Transport Police (BTP) said no train passengers were hurt and the train was not derailed.

BTP said one person was confirmed dead at the scene, at the crossing on Woad Lane, while the other died on the way to hospital.

Jon Brain reports.

  • 10 Apr 2013