Rail services between Westerfield and Ipswich delayed due to broken down freight train

Delays have been caused by a signal fault

Delays have been caused by a signal fault - Credit: Lucy taylor

Trains running between Westerfield and Ipswich are being delayed due to a broken down freight train.

The broken down train is causing delays of up to 25 minutes to services running between the stations, with disruption expected until 11pm.

A replacement road service for the Ipswich to Felixstowe line is in place to cover cancelled services.

Another locomotive is being used to move the stranded freight train.