Inquest opened into train death

Mexborough train station
Mexborough train station

THE inquest into the death of a woman who fell under a train has been opened.

Billie Jane Coulton, 28, fell on to the tracks at Mexborough railway station shortly after midnight on January 26.

It is believed the Sheffield woman missed the last train home when she died.

Doncaster Coroners’ Court heard that Wendy Allen formally identified her daughter at Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

A post mortem examination has taken place and toxicology tests were ongoing, the court heard.

Police have said her death is not being treated as suspicious.