Broken down train causing disruption in Reading

A broken down freight train is causing disruption for the surrounding areas and is likely to last until 12pm.

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Commuters stuck at Reading station after broken train

Trains continue to be disrupted across Reading routes Credit: @rdgnow

Trains across the Reading area continue to face delays after an earlier broken down freight train.

Commuters are tweeting their frustration at being stuck at Reading station because trains can not get in or out.

Congestion is growing for commuters at Reading station Credit: Jane Earl

Broken down train causes 2 hour delays

A broken down train is causing 2 hour delays in the Reading area as trains could not navigate around the static carriage.

A broken down train caused mayhem for passengers in the Reading area Credit: PA


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