Travel: Trains cancelled after person hit by train

An Abellio Greater Anglia train

An Abellio Greater Anglia train - Credit: Archant

Rail passengers faced disruption on main line services this evening after a person was hit by a train.

Greater Anglia trains travelling between Liverpool Street and Norwich were disrupted following the incident at Forest Gate.

The line was reopened at 4.25pm but Abellio Greater Anglia said there would continue to be some delays, revisions and cancellations into the evening.