One person was hit by a train on Midland Mainline south of the East Midlands, causing disruption.

National Rail reports that the incident between London St. Pancras International and St. Albans disrupted the trains between London St. Pancras International and Bedford, thereby affecting connections to Leicester.

Trains can be up to 60 minutes late or canceled until about 7pm that evening.

Updates on this incident can be found below.

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