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Teenager dies after being struck by a train - Chester

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A teenager has died after being struck by a train near Chester on Wednesday.

BTP officers and ambulance services were called to the scene near Walls Avenue at around 9.55pm.

The 17-year-old boy was taken to hospital and sadly he died yesterday afternoon.

His next of kin has been informed.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file is being prepared for the coroner. 

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