Police have provided an update after a person was struck by a train on Tuesday evening.

Officers from British Transport Police (BTP) were called to the railway near Winchfield railway station on the evening of October 13 following reports that a train had struck a person.

In a statement, BTP said: "Officers were called to a stretch of track near Winchfield railway station at 5.59pm on October 13 following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

"Paramedics also attended, however, sadly a person was pronounced dead at the scene.

"This incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file is being prepared for the coroner."

South Western Railways (SWR) initially received reports that a person has been struck by a train between Farnborough Main and Basingstoke.

As a result, all lines were closed, with response teams working with the emergency services to assist with the incident.

The power to the lines was switched off in order to allow access to the scene.

In order to allow emergency services access to the railway all power to the track will be switched off near the scene.

Customers were initially advised to expect disruption until 9pm, with buses scheduled to take passengers.

Around 10:30pm, SWR posted on Twitter that the lines had reopened.