Man dies after being hit by train in Palmerston North

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A man hit by a train in Palmerston North this morning has been named by police.

Palmerston North man Giles Sharp, 39, was found dead trapped under a train at the Matthews Ave train station about 6.20am this morning

While he was found trapped under a southbound Capital Connection train, police now believe the man had been previously hit by the Palmerston North to Longburn train about 11pm last night.

- nzherald.co.nz

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