RAIL ALERT: Delays at Gatwick after vehicle hits bridge

Rail news
Rail news

Rail services have been delayed by up to 15 minutes at Gatwick Airport after a vehicle collided with a bridge.

Southern Rail said the crash closed lines between the airport and East Croydon.

Network Rail engineers have inspected the bridge and lines have now been re-opened.

Trains are running at a reduced speed due to the incident, with disruption expected to last until 5pm.

Delays are also being reported between Haywards Heath and Three Bridges following a fault with the signalling system earlier today.

Engineers have fixed the fault at Balcombe and lines have been re-opened between the two stations.

Services have been delayed by up to 15 minutes.

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