Two Network Rail Employees Killed Trackside

Network Rail has confirmed that two staff members have been killed trackside after being hit by a train. The incident happened near Margam, between Port Talbot Parkway and Bridgend railway stations.

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch confirmed that it is investigating the matter and said:

“Our inspectors have been deployed following an accident involving track workers near Port Talbot.”

Network Rail confirmed the incident and said that a full statement would be made later.