A engineer has been killed at Waterloo Station this morning while working on a moving walkway.

British Transport Police (BTP) officers are investigating the death on the travelator and are treating it as non-suspicious.

British Transport Police said in a statement: “Officers were called just after 2.20am this morning to London Waterloo Underground Station following reports that a contract worker had received an injury.

“London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade were already on scene and it became apparent the incident was more serious.

“Lifesaving attempts were very sadly unsuccessful and a man was pronounced dead at the scene.

“Officers are currently working to identify the man and inform his family. Enquiries into the incident continue.”

A TfL spokeswoman added: “We are working with colleagues in the British Transport Police following an incident at Waterloo station in the early hours of this morning. An investigation is underway.”.

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