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Fatality - Hassocks

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BTP officers were called to the line near to Hassocks on Thursday, 18 October following a report of a person being struck by a train.

Officers from BTP attended the incident, which was reported to police at 3:28pm, and the body of a man was discovered.

Enquiries are continuing to establish the identity of the man and the circumstances leading up to their death.

The incident is currently being treated as unexplained.

Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting incident number 410 of 18/10/2018, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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