Man stepped in path of train

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A man tragically took his own life by stepping off the platform at Long Eaton railway station and into the path of a high-speed train, an inquest heard.

Martin Boulton Symms, 47, of Sawley Marina, was seen walking off the platform at the station at 11.15am on July 17, 2013.

Mr Symms had a history of alcohol dependency and had undergone periods of admission to hospital with mental health issues before he died.


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