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Body found on the line near Bridgend

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Officers were called to the line close to Bridgend rail station following reports of a body on the line.

The call came into police at 6.25am today (Thursday).

Officers attended the scene and found a body which had sustained injuries consistent with being struck by a train.

Officers will now work to identify the person and inform their family.

The incident is currently being treated as unexplained. An investigation is ongoing as to how the person came to be on the tracks. 

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