Train derails near Bargoed

The 06.10am Rhymney to Barry Island train has derailed after striking debris from a landslip. There are no reported injuries.

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Pictured: Derailed train near Bargoed

There are no reported injuries following the derailment, which happened just before 6.30am Credit: Network Rail

This is the train which derailed near Bargoed this morning following a landslip.

Around 10 passengers were aboard the 6.10am Rhymney - Barry Island train when it hit debris resulting from fallen trees between Brithdir and Bargoed.

All passengers have now been safely removed from the train. There are no reported injuries.

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