Major disruption on rail network after person hit by train between York and Northallerton

Emergency services are attending an incident between York and Northallerton. Credit: PA

There is major disruption on the East Coast mainline after a person was hit by a train in North Yorkshire.

The incident is reported to have happened between Northallerton and York.

The line has since reopened but major disruption is expected until 4pm.

Routes affected:

  • CrossCountry between Aberdeen and Bristol Temple Meads, and between Edinburgh / Glasgow Central and Penzance

  • Grand Central between Sunderland and London Kings Cross

  • LNER between Aberdeen / Edinburgh and London Kings Cross

  • Lumo between Edinburgh and London Kings Cross

  • TransPennine Express between Saltburn and Manchester Airport, and between Newcastle and Manchester Piccadilly / Liverpool Lime Street

People are advised to check their journeys before they travel.

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