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Live: Euston delays as person hit by train near Harrow & Wealdstone

By Nathan Louis

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    A person has died after they were hit by a train, police have confirmed.
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  • The British Transport Police says a person has been pronounced dead at Harrow & Wealdstone train station.
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  • The emergency services were called at 11.47am and the station is currently cordoned off.
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  • National Rail and multiple rail companies warned train passengers from around midday that lines between Watford Junction and London Euston are blocked.
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  • Although lines have partially reopened, services are subject to delays and cancellations.
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  • Services affected include London Overground and the Bakerloo line, as well as London Northwestern, Southern, and Avanti West Coast services.
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  • Information on National Rail's website says: "A person has been hit by a train between Watford Junction and Wembley Central, resulting in disruption to trains between Watford Junction and London Euston / Clapham Junction. Trains may be delayed by up to 60 minutes or cancelled until approximately 14:45."
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  • London Euston tweeted at 12.10pm: "Due to an incident near Harrow and Wealdstone, services in the area may be subject to delay.
  • "Please check @nationalrailenq if you’re travelling this afternoon. Staff and emergency services are on site. We’ll keep you updated."
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