A MAN has died after being hit by a train at a level crossing.

A statement from West Midlands Ambulance said: "We were called to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a train at Clayfield Crossing, Bretforton, Evesham at 10.40am this morning (Wednesday)."

"A paramedic officer, a critical care car and a car from the Midlands Air Ambulance base at Strensham with a BASICS emergency doctor on board attended the scene."

"Sadly, nothing could be done to save the pedestrian, a male, and he was confirmed dead on scene."