A man has died while working at Waterloo underground station.
Emergency services were called at around 2.20am on Wednesday morning to “serious injury” but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
British Transport Police are investigating and are currently working to identify the man and inform his family.
A British Transport Police statement said: “Officers were called just after 2.20am this morning (Wednesday 18 September 2019) to London Waterloo Underground Station following reports that a contract worker had received an injury.
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