1. ITV Report

Massive disruption at Liverpool Street after person hit by a train in Essex

It was a chaotic scene at Liverpool Street station. Credit: Kevin Ashford/ITV

Commuters heading in and out of London faced big delays tonight after a person was struck by a train in Essex.

There were massive queues at Liverpool Street Station during rush hour as several services were cancelled or delayed.

Police were called to the incident near Ingatestone railway station just after 4.30pm and the person was pronounced dead at the scene.

Many commuters missed their trains home. Credit: Kevin Ashford/ITV

The line towards Colchester was blocked as a result and disruption is expected to last until the end of the day.

The following services have been cancelled

  • 19:25 Ipswich to Colchester
  • 19:30 Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  • 19:35 Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  • 19:55 London Liverpool Street to Southend Victoria
  • 20:00 London Liverpool Street to Norwich
  • 20:30 Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  • 21:07 Lowestoft to Ipswich
  • 21:10 Southend Victoria to Shenfield
  • 21:20 Colchester to Colchester Town
  • 22:56 Colchester to Walton-On-The-Naze