Thameslink services to Peterborough have been delayed at Horsham after someone was ‘hit by a train’ in the London area.
A statement on Network Rail’s website said disruption was expected until 2pm however all lines had now reopened.
The statement said: “It is with great sadness that we advise a person has been hit by a train on the mainline route towards Finsbury Park.
“Whilst the emergency services were dealing with this incident, all lines were closed.
“This resulted in a revised and reduced service.
“As of 10.47am, it was confirmed all lines had reopened.”
The Network Rail spokesman added: “If you’ve been affected by what happened on the network today, there is always someone to talk to.
“You can contact the Samaritans on 116 123 from any phone for a confidential chat.”
Thameslink said ticket acceptance on other operators is in place.
Full details are available on its website.