An inquest has been opened after a man died at a train station.

Andrew Erskine, 45, of Watford, was killed at Watford North railway station on Monday November 4.

British Transport Police were called to reports of a body on the Abbey line at 7.12am.

Forensic officers attended the scene and the station was cordoned off until around lunchtime.

An inquest into the death of Mr Erskine has been opened at Hertfordshire Coroners Court in Hatfield.

The funeral of Mr Erskine will take place on the afternoon of November 29 at West Herts Crematorium.