Following an incident at Moss Side Station, which serves trains between Kirkham and Lytham on the Blackpool South line and intersects with Lytham Road between Lytham and Wrea Green, there has been an announcement from British Transport Police (BTP).  They have said their officers were called to Moss Side Station at 1.38pm yesterday (28.09.2020) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

The BTP continued, ‘Paramedics also attended, however sadly a man was pronounced dead at the scene. This incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.’

A spokesman for train operator Northern said, ‘Due to an incident involving the emergency services, the line between Blackpool South and Kirkham and Wesham was closed from 1.40pm until 3pm. on Monday 28th September, 2020.’