Lines blocked between Hitchin and Peterborough after person hit by train

Delays between Stevenage and London King's Cross are expected to last until 3pm. Picture: Nick Gill

Delays between Stevenage and London King's Cross are expected to last until 3pm. Picture: Nick Gill - Credit: Archant

All lines between Hitchin and Peterborough are blocked after a person was hit by a train this morning.

Emergency services are at the scene near Peterborough, with trains either cancelled or delayed by up to an hour.

Disruption is expected to last until 2pm.