A person has been killed after being hit by a train near South Elmsall Railway Station this afternoon (Thursday).
They were pronounced dead at the scene.
The incident, which happened at around 2pm, is not being treated as suspicious. Enquiries are currently ongoing to establish the identity of the victim.
Trains between Leeds and Doncaster are currently delayed by up to one hour, although South Elmsall station has now reopened.
See next week’s Express for the full story.