Man killed at Lurgan rail line

Tragedy on rail line
Tragedy on rail line

A man has been killed at the railway line in Lurgan yesterday evening, about 100 yards from the William Street level crossing.

Emergency services were called and the rail line was closed from 4.30pm to 9.10pm.

In the wake of the first accident, a bus carrying diverted passengers then collided with a van at Highfield Road at 5.40pm.

The van driver was taken to hospital by ambulance.