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Person dies at King’s Cross St Pancras after being hit by Victoria line train

PUBLISHED: 12:59 16 November 2017

A file image of a Victoria line platform at King's Cross St Pancras station. Picture: Yui Mok/PA Archive

A file image of a Victoria line platform at King's Cross St Pancras station. Picture: Yui Mok/PA Archive

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A person died at King’s Cross St Pancras Tube station this morning after being hit by a Victoria line train.

British Transport Police officers were called to the Underground at 11.10am after the incident involving a southbound train.

They were accompanied by paramedics. Despite their efforts, the person was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident is not currently being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

Transport for London (TfL) said Victoria line services have resumed, but with severe delays.

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