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January 9, 2024

The family of a man from Hanwell who died last month after being hit by a tube train has been traced and informed of his death.

British Transport Police (BTP) had earlier launched an appeal in an effort to find the next of kin of 72-year-old Brian Mitchell.

On Boxing Day last year just before 3.30pm he was hit by a tube train on the tracks at Stratford station in east London and pronounced dead at the scene.

His death is not being treated as suspicious.


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