Cows killed on train line

THREE cows have been killed by a train after they wandered onto railway tracks near Bole.

The incident was reported at 2.45am on Tuesday by Network Rail staff working on the line.

British Transport Police attended the scene with Network Rail staff and a local vet.

“During the incident, three cows were killed,” said a spokesman for BTP.

“Officers are currently carrying out a full investigation into the incident to determine how the cows came to be on the tracks.”