15 Jan 2016

Person dies after being hit by train

4:48 pm on 15 January 2016

A person has died after being hit by a train in Auckland.

Emergency services were called to near Abattoir Lane in Mount Wellington just after 2pm this afternoon.

The death of the 35-year-old man has been referred to the coroner.

Auckland Transport said rail services were now cleared to go, but passengers should expect delays as the services returned to schedule.