A woman has died after being struck by a train in Doonside on Friday night.
About 11pm, Friday, September 21, police were called to the rail corridor approximately 400 metres east of Doonside railway station, following reports a woman had been hit by a train travelling east between Doonside and Blacktown.
Police found the 18-year-old woman semi-conscious between railway lines.
She was taken to Westmead Hospital, but later died as a result of her injuries.
Blacktown police are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the woman’s death, and will prepare a report for the information of the Coroner.