Search

Tube services suspended due to person under train

16:49 10 April 2014

Services are currently suspended

Services are currently suspended

Archant

Update: District and Hammersmith and City services are suspended after a woman went underneath a train at Barking.

The District line has severe delays between Tower Hill and Upminster, while the Hammersmith and City line suspended trains between Moorgate and Barking.

A spokesman for British Transport Police confirmed they and the London Fire Brigade were called out at 4.19pm to reports of a woman who had gone underneath a District line train.

London Ambulance Service treated the woman and took her to hospital.

c2c announced they would transport London Underground passengers between Fenchurch Street and Upminster, while buses will accept tickets on any reasonable route.

Barking station is currently being operated with an exit-only policy, while eastbound District line trains are not stopping there.

Related articles

0 comments

Latest Newham News Stories

Students at Brampton Manor Academy celebrate their excellent GCSE results last year. (Picture: Sandra Rowse)

Students across the borough are set to receive their GCSE results this morning.

Inside West Ham's new home at the London Stadium

Missing seats at the London Stadium have been installed ahead of tonight’s West Ham match.

Premier League
The Copper Box Arena played host to handball at the London 2012 Olympics (pic: Lee Power)

Has the nation’s success at Rio 2016 inspired you to try out a new sport? If so, Saturday could be the day to do it.

ITV
Yesterday, 17:49
The Hammersmith and City line is part suspended between Barking and Moorgare  File pic: Katie Collins/PA Wire

Tube users face severe delays on the Hammersmith and City Underground line due to a signal failure at East Ham

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

You could win £15,000 to spend on either their mortgage or a deposit towards the home of their dreams

Wouldn’t it be lovely to have a period of time when you simply don’t have to worry about finding the money each month to pay your mortgage? When you don’t have to put money aside from your monthly income, or worry about having to afford other essential outgoings?

Read more
Which book character do you share cleaning habits with?

Whether you have more in common with put-upon Cinderella, emotionally turbulent Jane Eyre, or easily distracted Mole, you’re sure to appreciate that one lucky winner will receive four sessions of free cleaning. Enter our quiz for your chance to win. All runners up will get £10 off their first clean when making a repeat booking.

Read more

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Newham Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now