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Woman dies after being hit by train at Highbury and Islington station

Incident not being treated as suspicious

20 February, 2018 — By Samantha Booth

Police attended the scene. Credit: @BTPNetworkResp

A WOMAN has died after being hit by a train at Highbury and Islington underground station.

British Transport Police were called to the station on Highbury Corner at 12.23pm today (Tuesday). Paramedics also attended.

BTP said enquiries are ongoing to identify her and inform her next of kin. The incident is not currently being treated as suspicious.

A Transport for London spokesman said the incident happened on the northbound Victoria line platform. The station reopened at about 1.45pm.

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