UPDATED: Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street line trains delayed after person hit at Romford

Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street line trains delayed after person hit at Romford

Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street line trains delayed after person hit at Romford

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TRAINS in and out of London Liverpool Street are delayed after a man was hit by a train at Romford. 

Trains will be cancelled, delayed by up to 40 minutes, or revised at short notice on the Greater Anglia line.

Disruption is expected until 9.30pm.

Romford train station reopened at 6.15pm.

A spokesman for Greater Anglia said: "Three of the four lines are now open. Services can depart Liv St - delays expected."

Transport for London Underground services are conveying passengers via any reasonable route until further notice.

Arrangements have been made for Abellio Greater Anglia rail tickets to be accepted for these journeys.

Local bus services are conveying passengers via any reasonable route until further notice. Arrangements have been made for Abellio Greater Anglia rail tickets to be accepted for these journeys.

Tfl Bus routes 86 & 25 serve stations between Stratford and Harold Wood.

C2C services are taking passengers via any reasonable route until further notice.

Arrangements have been made for Abellio Greater Anglia rail tickets to be accepted for these journeys.

Customers for Norwich and Ipswich, may travel on services via Cambridge and onwards to Ipswich or Norwich.

All trains were stopped in the area whilst emergency services dealt with the incident shortly after 4.15pm.

British Transport Police said the man was pronounced dead at the scene and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

The death is being treated as non-suspicious.

 

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