Ten youths caught trespassing on rail tracks near Peterborough

Ten youths were caught trespassing on rail tracks near Peterborough, less than a month after four teenagers were seen placing concrete blocks on the line near Fletton.

Monday, 11th April 2016, 11:34 am
Updated Monday, 11th April 2016, 11:37 am
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The British Transport Police said on Saturday (April 9) it had caught the youths on the tracks at Peakirk.

In a tweet, it said that all 10 of them had their contact details taken with further action to be taken later.

The incident comes less than a week after officers said four youths were ‘dicing with death’ by leaving concrete for a train to hit before running away.

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Fortunately, no one was injured and no significant damage was caused to the train.