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Services disrupted after a person was hit by a train at Radlett station
A railway line has been brought to a standstill after a person was hit by a train at Radlett.
Emergency services were called just after 3pm and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The death is not being treated as suspicious.
Officers from Hertfordshire Constabulary and the British Transport Police and medics from the East of East of England Ambulance Service attended the incident at 3.03pm.
A spokeswoman for British Transport Police said: “Enquiries are now ongoing to establish the person’s identity and inform their family.”
Both lines are blocked at Radlett station as emergency services continue their work.
Commuters during rush hour are expected to experience major delays.
Spokesman for First Capital Connect Roger Perkins said: "All trains on the line from London St Pancras to Radlett are at a complete standstill.
"Our message to passengers is that services could be delayed by up to 80 minutes, and the delays are expected to affect rush hour.
"At this stage we cannot say when normal service will resume.
"Tickets are valid on all reasonable routes."
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