Tragedy of young cricketer hit by train

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An inquest will be held after a 21-year-old Sheffield man was struck by a train near East Bank tunnel last Friday night.

British Transport Police said the death of Dominic Sayles, of Norton, was not being treated as suspicious.

The former Meadowhead School and Norton College student played for Norton Oakes Cricket Club, whose match was called off on Saturday. His father, Martin is an umpire for the South Yorkshire Senior Cricket League, and used to be the Oakes’ club secretary.