A person has been killed after being hit by a train in Sydenham this afternoon.

British Transport Police, The Met and London Ambulance service all attended the scene at Lower Sydenham station at around 2.30pm today.

Officers are currently trying to identify the victim's next of kin.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.

Passengers can expect delays between Hayes and Charing Cross.

Anyone with information should call British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, quoting reference NSPIS.290

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