NO trains are running between Wickford and Southend Victoria after an individual was hit by a train.

In a post shared by Greater Anglia at 10.15am, the service operator said trains to and from both Wickford and Southend Victoria may be cancelled or revised.

The post continued: “We are sad to report that a person has been hit by a train between Wickford and Southend Victoria.

“Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the person.”

Anyone who is struggling with their mental health can contact Samaritans by calling 116 123.