Rail services between Norwich and London have been disrupted this morning after a person was hit by a train. 

Greater Anglia has confirmed that train services this morning may be cancelled, delayed or revised.

The rail company said that disruption is expected until 11am on Tuesday. 

UPDATE: Person dies after being hit by train

Greater Anglia confirmed a person was hit by a train on the line between Colchester and Chelmsford. 

A spokesman for the British Transport Police added: “Officers were called to Witham railway station following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

"Paramedics also attended - however sadly a person was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

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