Rail services cancelled between Peterborough and London after person hit by train

Rail services have been cancelled between Peterborough and London after a person was hit by a train.

The sad incident occurred between Newark North Gate and Doncaster.

Peterborough Station

Peterborough Station

A number of services have now been cancelled or delayed by up to an hour.

Disruption is expected to continue until 1.15pm.

Passengers are being advised to check to see if their train has been affected.