Lines reopened between Hitchin and Cambridge after 65-year-old woman struck by train in Letchworth

The scene in Letchworth. PICTURE: Olly Foster.

The scene in Letchworth. PICTURE: Olly Foster. - Credit: Archant

Railway lines have been reopened between Hitchin and Cambridge after a woman was hit by a train in Letchworth this morning.

An East Anglian Air Ambulance has landed in Broadway Gardens in Letchworth to attend to a woman who

An East Anglian Air Ambulance has landed in Broadway Gardens in Letchworth to attend to a woman who was hit by a train this morning. Picture: @LGCtownwarden via Twitter - Credit: Archant

There are expected delays of up to 30 minutes until at least 2.30pm, and some services between Hitchin and Royston may have been cancelled.

The 65-year-old woman was flown to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge with severe leg injuries.