CPR was performed on the man but he died on arrival at RPA Hospital. Picture: Gordon McComiskie
CPR was performed on the man but he died on arrival at RPA Hospital. Picture: Gordon McComiskie

Man hit by train and killed at Hurlstone Park

A man has died after being hit by a train in Hurlstone Park this morning.

The 53-year-old man had just alighted at Hurlstone Park Railway Station and was walking along the platform when he was hit by the departing train and fell onto the tracks in the early hours of Saturday, police said.

Police at the scene of the tragedy at Hurlstone Park. Picture: Gordon McComiskie
Police at the scene of the tragedy at Hurlstone Park. Picture: Gordon McComiskie


Emergency workers were called about 1.20am.

The man was taken to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a critical condition and died a short time later.



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