London Air Ambulance was called into Clapham Junction on Wednesday morning after a person was killed after being hit by a train, paramedics pronounced the person dead at the scene.

The Gatwick Express said, “It is with great sadness that we report a person has been hit by a train between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

“All lines are blocked between these stations whilst the emergency services work to deal with this tragedy.”

Gatwick Express@GatwickExpress

#GXUpdates – It is with great sadness that we report a person has been hit by a train between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

All lines are blocked between these stations whilst the emergency services work to deal with this tragedy.

Service information to follow.109:04 – 14 Aug 2019

Southern Rail has said, “No trains between London Victoria and East Croydon expected until 12:00.”“A person has been hit by a train between London Victoria and East Croydon. As a result of this, trains are currently unable to run between these stations and will be cancelled or delayed. This is expected until 12:00.”

A British Transport Police spokesperson said, “Officers are now working to identify them and inform their family.

“The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

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