Girl killed by train as she tried to get onto platform after changing her mind about killing herself

A schoolgirl stressed by GCSEs and worried about her appearance died as she tried to scramble onto a platform, an inquest has heard.

Kate Mullins, 16, was seen sitting in the station at Pokesdown, near Bournemouth, for around five minutes before going onto the tracks.

But then as a train that was not stopping at the station headed towards her she was witnessed trying to get out of the way.

Unable to pull herself up, she turned to run away from the train and the driver...
source: Metro

2019-11-08 15:41
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