Man hit and killed by train on level crossing

A MAN has sadly died after being run over by a train on a level crossing in the NSW Hunter region.

Police said the man was struck at a crossing on Kingdon Street at Scone around 9.45pm last night.

The man, who is yet to be formally identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.


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Officers from Hunter Valley Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Inquiries into the incident are continuing and police will prepare a report for the Coroner.