Update On Person Hit By Train Which Caused Rail Disruption

Rail lines were blocked between Newcastle and Berwick-Upon-Tweed due to a person being hit by a train yesterday. Around 3pm, a person was air lifted to RVI hospital by Ambulance services.

Cross Country said yesterday:

“DISRUPTION: Due to the emergency services dealing with an incident between Newcastle and Berwick-Upon-Tweed all lines are blocked.

Train services running through these stations may be cancelled or delayed.”

Services that were disrupted:

  • CrossCountry
  • LNER
  • LumoNorthern
  • TransPennine Express



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