Person taken to hospital after reports of casualty on railway tracks

By Caitlin Arlow & Alice Suffield

A person was taken to hospital after reports of a casualty on the railway track in Llanelli, British Transport Police has said.

Officers were called to Queen Victoria Road, at around 2pm on Thursday, October 7 after reports of an incident on the tracks.

Dyfed-Powys Police and Welsh Ambulance Service were also in attendance.

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It is understood the injured person was taken to hospital but did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

A spokesperson for British Transport Police said: "Emergency services were called to Llanelli station at 2.18pm yesterday (7 October) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

"Paramedics also attended and a man was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries not believed to be life threatening or life-changing.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious."

Dyfed-Powys Police have also been contacted for comment.

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