Major disruption on railway lines between Hove and Angmering after woman struck by train

southern train
southern train

Disruption is expected on railway lines between Angmering and Hove this morning (Monday, 4) after a woman was struck by a train at Worthing station.

Police said the woman was taken to hospital with a ‘severe’ injury after emergency services were called to the station just before 8am.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious at this time, according to British Transport Police (BTP).

Southern Rail said all lines via Worthing are blocked this morning, with delays between Hove and Angmering expected until midday.

Passenger are being advised to listen to all onboard announcements and check for updates, which can be found here.