Disruption on Great Northern trains until 4.30pm - affecting services between Kings Cross/Moorgate, Welwyn Hatfield and Stevenage

PUBLISHED: 12:28 22 July 2016 | UPDATED: 12:28 22 July 2016

Disruption on Great Northen line following fatal incident in Potters Bar

Disruption on Great Northen line following fatal incident in Potters Bar


One line remains closed on the Great Northern route after someone was hit and killed by a train in Potters Bar.

Great Northern has tweeted that one line is blocked, but all other lines have now re-opened.

Earlier on all lines between New Barnet and Brookmans Park had been blocked as emergency services dealt with the incident at Potters Bar.

National Rail Enquiries states online: “A person has been hit by a train between New Barnet and Brookmans Park and this is causing delays of up to 60 minutes to trains between London Kings Cross/Moorgate and Stevenage. Disruption is expected to continue until approximately 4.30pm.”

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