Rail disruption as car strikes bridge
PUBLISHED: 12:46 08 May 2019 | UPDATED: 12:46 08 May 2019
Rail passengers travelling between Suffolk, Essex and London face prospects of delays after a car struck a bridge near Chelmsford.
All Greater Anglia services running through Chelmsford - which include trains heading to London Liverpool Street and Stratford - are running at a reduced speed following the collision, causing delays.
Network Rail engineers are en route to the scene to examine the bridge's condition - the extent of any damages is not currently known.
Current delays are between five and 13 minutes long depending on the service.
Greater Anglia expects disruption to continue until 2pm.
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The following services are affected:
11:18 London Liverpool Street to Clacton-On-Sea due 12:44
11:30 London Liverpool Street to Norwich due 13:27
11:35 Colchester Town to London Liverpool Street due 12:45
11:48 London Liverpool Street to Braintree due 12:50
12:02 London Liverpool Street to Ipswich due 13:25
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