Rushing to the scene officers found a man in his late 30s enjoying some nude sunbathing.
Railway workers could only see a pair of feet but reported no s of life. About sharing image copyrightAlamy image captionConcerned rail workers spotted a pair of feet but "no s of life" within the railway boundary A naked man who was sunbathing near a railway line was mistaken for a dead body by police. Related Topics.
BTP added: "Please don't sunbathe nude on the railway. Please keep away from the tracks.
The man was spotted by track workers from Network Rail, who called police. A spokeswoman for Network Rail said: "Let me lay it bare, the railway is not a place to sunbathe.
Concerned rail workers spotted a pair of feet but "no s of life" on the grounds of Chafford Hundred railway station, British Transport Police said. Please dont sunbathe nude on the railway! View original tweet on Colchesteg Chafford Hundred station sits on a single-line railway between London and Southend.
In a tweet, BTP said: "Rushing to the scene, officers found a man in his late 30s enjoying some nude sunbathing.