Man dies after being hit by train in Reading

A man has died after being hit by a train in Reading.

A British Transport Police spokesman said the incident happened at 10:30 GMT at Reading West station.

The man was found by emergency service workers and pronounced dead at the scene. The incident is not being treated as suspicious.

Passengers faced delays of up to an hour, as replacement buses were put into operation between Theale and Reading.

The train lines reopened at 12:15 GMT.

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