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Fatality at Wigan North Western station - Greater Manchester

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A woman has sadly died after she was struck by a train at Wigan North Western station this afternoon. 

Officers from British Transport Police were called to the station shortly after 3.15pm and attended alongside paramedics from the North West Ambulance Service. 

This incident is not being treated as suspicious and officers are now working to identify the woman and inform her family.

A file will be prepared for the coroner. 

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