News from NZ Police
A man died after being hit by a train in Palmerston North this morning.
Emergency services were called to the Matthews Avenue train station at about 6.20am after the man was trapped under a train.
He has been identified as Giles Sharp, 39, of Palmerston North.
Police believe he had been previously hit by the Palmerston North to Longburn train at about 11pm last night.