Person hit by train between Gatwick and Haywards Heath

A PERSON has been hit by a train between between Haywards Heath and Gatwick.

Southern Rail said all lines are blocked while emergency services respond.

The announcement was made just after 6.30pm this evening.

A Southern Rail spokesman said: “It’s with great sadness that we report a person has been hit by a train between Haywards Heath and Gatwick Airport.

“All lines are blocked while the emergency services deal with this incident.

“Service information will follow shortly.”

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