Man hit by train near Ifield identified

A MAN who died after being hit by a train near Ifield railway station has been named as 35-year-old Paul Evans from Crawley by British Transport Police.

Mr Evans was struck by the 7.40pm Horsham to Victoria service on Thursday February 3.

A spokesperson said at the time: “BTP and Sussex Police officers attended the incident, which was reported to police at 8.52pm and is currently being treated as non-suspicious.”

Mr Evans was pronounced dead at the scene.