Woman dies afer being hit by train

January 17, 2024 8:22 am in by
Police have spoken with a man who crashed his car on to the rail line at North Geelong (GEELONG BROADCASTERS).

The rail line between Waurn Ponds and Geelong is closed after a person died after being hit by a train at Grovedale.

Emergency services were called to the incident near Torquay Road around five this morning where they located the body of a deceased woman.

Coaches are currently replacing trains along the route and V/Line anticipates buses will continue to operate until 10:00AM and warns commuters to expect an additional journey time of up to 60 minutes.

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Services between Southern Cross and Warrnambool have similarly been impacted.

Police say the death is not being treated as suspicious and a report will be prepared for the coroner.


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