A person who is critically ill after being hit by a train that had just departed West Malling Station has been airlifted to hospital this afternoon.
Basic Doctors and air ambulance doctors carried out a number of life saving treatment at the side of the railway line after they were hit near to the crossing in Macey’s meadow of Norman Lane.
A spokesman for British Transport Police was called to West Malling railway station at 12.45pm today (02/12) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.
Paramedics also attended and a person has been taken to a local hospital.
This incident is not being treated as suspicious.’