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.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter