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Person injured by train at Canning Town station

PUBLISHED: 12:53 27 February 2020 | UPDATED: 14:15 27 February 2020

Casualty on the train track at Canning Town station. Credit: Emily Walls.

Casualty on the train track at Canning Town station. Credit: Emily Walls.

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A person has been injured by a train at Canning Town station.

Casualty on the train track at Canning Town station. Credit: Emily Walls.Casualty on the train track at Canning Town station. Credit: Emily Walls.

Transport for London have confirmed that the incident happened at 11.23am, and that services remain suspended between Stratford and North Greenwich while emergency services attend the scene.

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: "We were called at 11.26am today (February 27) to a reports of a person injured by a train at Canning Town station, E16.

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"We sent an ambulance crew, an incident response officer and our Hazardous Area Response Team (HART). We also dispatched London's Air Ambulance by air.

"We treated a person at the scene and took them to a major trauma centre."

British Transport Police confirmed the incident has been declared non-suspicious.

More to follow.


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