Man's head decapitated by train, inquest told

A MAN whose head was decapitated from his body when he was struck by a train on railway lines near Kilsby committed suicide, an inquest has found.

Jeffrey Philip Bartlett,58, of Rugby, was found dead in the early hours of September 3 on the tracks near Nortoft Lane after going missing from his home around 3.30pm the previous day following a disagreement with his wife.

Mr Bartlett had been suffering from depression and was on medication at the time of his death.

His car was found nearby, with a signed suicide note on the passenger seat containing financial details and passwords.