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Woman injured after train window smashed by a stone – Cumbria

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British Transport Police are today appealing for more information after a train window was smashed as it approached Flimby station, Cumbria.
 
Broken glass from the window struck a passenger, a woman aged in her 20s, causing an injury to her eye.
 
The incident happened at 8.50pm on Saturday 21 September. 
 
It is believed the damage was caused by a stone thrown from nearby Solway Coast. This area runs parallel to the train tracks.  
 
The train, which was the Carlisle to Whitehaven service, was around 100 yards away from the Flimby station at the time of the incident.
 
Anyone who witnessed the incident, or knows the identity of those involved, is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 and quoting reference 617 of 21/09/19.
 
Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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