Hillfoot rail death youth has been identified

Hillfoot Station.
Hillfoot Station.

Police have now identified the youth who tragically died after being struck by a train at Hillfoot Station on Friday night.

He is a 16-year-old boy from the local area.

His family have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

A report will now be prepared for the Procurator Fiscal.

His death is not being treated as suspicious.

Police have thanked everyone who came forward with information and helped share the appeal.