Woman injured after being hit by train at Earlsfield station

A woman is injured after being hit by a train at Earlsfield station this morning.

The woman, believed to be in her 60s, was taken to St George’s Hospital in Tooting.

The incident occurred just after 9am and emergency services were on the scene shortly after.

Witnesses at the scene report that the victim was stuck underneath the train when emergency services arrived.

Workers at Earlsfield station have been praised by members of the public.

The station is closed in both directions, with National Rail warning of delays between Wimbledon and Waterloo until 4pm.

Trains from Clapham Junction were also halted after the incident.

The incident is not being reported at suspicious.

Image courtesy of Kyla Manenti via Twitter, with thanks

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