Woman in 60s with serious leg injuries taken to hospital by air ambulance after being hit by a train

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

A woman in her 60s is currently being flown to hospital by air ambulance with serious leg injuries after being struck by a train this morning.

Emergency services were called to Letchworth railway station at about 10.30am following the incident.

An ambulance, two Hazardous Area Response Team vehicles, a rapid response vehicle, two ambulance officers, an East Anglian Air Medical team car and the East Anglian Air Ambulance – which landed in Broadway Gardens – attended.

No trains are running between Hitchin and Cambridge with delays expected until at least 2.30pm.

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