Rail delays after person hit by train

A NUMBER of trains, including several up to London and down the Arun Valley line as well as in the Haywards Heath area, have been affected this afternoon (Friday) following a person being hit by a train in the Streatham Common area earlier today.

Some services have less coaches, and others may start at different stations.

Southern Railway says short notice alterations and delays of up to 45 minutes can be expected.

Commuters are advised to check the website Southern Railways for the latest details.