TRAVEL: Rail services disrupted after lorry hits railway bridge

Southern Rail services may be delayed or cancelled after a vehicle struck a bridge near Hove, according to Southern.

Friday, 15th December 2017, 11:32 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 5:25 am
Picture: Eddie Mitchell
Picture: Eddie Mitchell

A police spokesman said reports of a lorry hitting the bridge were received at 10.29am.

The lorry is currently stuck under the bridge in Fonthill Road, Hove.

Trains are reportedly at a stand at Worthing station with no services running towards Brighton.

Picture: Eddie Mitchell

Services elsewhere in the county are subject to ‘major disruption’, according to Southern.

Sussex Police have handed the matter over to British Transport Police.

Network Rail said services were temporarily stopped but have now resumed. Some services are expected to be delayed.

Picture: Eddie Mitchell
Picture: Eddie Mitchell
Picture: Eddie Mitchell