Tributes paid to c2c driver who died in cab

Tributes have been paid to a c2c driver who died in his cab last night from a suspected heart attack. Steve Jones, 56, had been driving the 20.13 from Grays to Barking, but the train came to an emergency halt as it approached Barking at about 20.30. Signallers were immediately alerted and tried to contact Mr Jones without success, but paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

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