Fatality after train strikes person near Milton Keynes

Passengers at London Euston are facing major delays after a person was struck by a train near Milton Keynes (Karl Dixon/Twitter/PA)
Passengers at London Euston are facing major delays after a person was struck by a train near Milton Keynes (Karl Dixon/Twitter/PA)

Passengers at London Euston were among those who faced major delays yesterday afternoon, after a person was struck by a train near Milton Keynes.

Hundreds of rush-hour commuters were stranded at the major transport hub as lines came to a standstill.

The incident is believed to have happened at around 4pm, causing disruption to journeys between Euston, the Midlands and the North West.