A MAN from Chelmsford has died after being hit by a train in Hertfordshire on Monday afternoon.

The 31-year-old was struck by the 10.55am Kings Lynn to King’s Cross near Hatfield station.

His body was discovered at about 12.30pm with services having to be stopped or delayed while initial investigations took place.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: “The incident is not being treated as suspicious and officers are now in the process of compiling a report for the coroner.”