Man killed by train was Cleveland Police officer accused of sex attack on woman



A MAN who was killed after being struck by a train was a serving police officer who had been arrested on suspicion of a sexual offence against a woman just two days before he died, it has emerged.

Cleveland Police have today confirmed the 41-year-old man who died on a level crossing near to Cowpen Bewley, in Billingham, at around 9.30pm on March 11 was Ged Swash.

Mr Swash lived in Billingham and had worked in Hartlepool as part of his role as a Constable for the force.


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