A man was killed this morning when he was hit by a London-bound Stansted Express service near Parndon Mill Lane at around 8.25am.
A spokesman for British Transport Police said: "Enquiries are ongoing to establish the identity of the man and inform his family. A file will be prepared for the coroner."
His death is not being treated as suspicious.
Trains at a standstill on Greater Anglia between Broxbourne and Harlow Town due to a person hit by a train. Greater Anglia does not currently have an estimate as to when a normal service will resume.