Person hit by train at Shoreham

A PERSON has been hit by a train at Shoreham this morning.

Southern Rail says services between Brighton and Worthing are affected and delays of 60 minutes are expected until at least 11.30am.

The company tweeted: “We have also ordered replacement buses to operate between between Brighton and Worthing.”

Network Rail said its staff were on site at 10.15am with emergency services to assess the situation.

UK Railway Chaplains put out a tweet saying: “Person hit by a train @ #ShorehamBySea another tragedy, thoughts with all affected.”