Person dies after being hit by train

File photo of train. Pic: Sonya Duncan.

File photo of train. Pic: Sonya Duncan. - Credit: Sonya Duncan

A person has died after being struck by a train on the Norwich to London mainline.

Police received reports of an incident in Stowmarket at around 11.25pm on Friday night.

Greater Anglia's late services on the line were delayed by up to three hours, as a result of the incident.

Several services were terminated early in Ipswich and did not call at Stowmarket, Diss or Norwich.

British Transport Police has been contacted for further information.

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