Person hit by train between Lewes and Brighton

A person was hit by a train between Lewes and Brighton last night (Saturday, July 4).

Southern Rail stock image
Southern Rail stock image

A spokesman for Southern Rail said on social media: "It is with great sadness that we report a person has been hit by a train between Lewes and Brighton. All lines are closed between these stations whilst the emergency services work to deal with this tragedy."

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South East Coast Ambulance Service has been approached for comment.