Person hit by a train between Gatwick Airport and East Croydon, all rail lines blocked

Emergency services are on the scene after a person was hit by a train between Gatwick Airport and East Croydon.

Tuesday, 30th June 2020, 9:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 30th June 2020, 9:36 am

Southern Rail said on Twitter all lines between the stations are blocked while emergency services attend the incident.

A spokesman added: “It is with great sadness that we report a person has been hit by a train between Gatwick Airport and East Croydon.

“If you must travel this morning, please delay your journey. If you are already travelling your journey time will be extended.”

The following ticket acceptance has been arranged to help passengers complete their journeys:

South Western Railway between Portsmouth, Southampton, Havant and London Waterloo.

Metrobus services in the local area.

Southeastern between Hastings and Tonbridge, change at Tonbridge for trains to and from London Bridge / London Charing Cross.

London Underground to help you travel between central London stations.