BREAKING NEWS: Broken down train causes further rail delays


RAIL passengers in Doncaster are facing severe rail delays this morning due to a number of incidents on railway lines in the area.

Services between Doncaster and Scunthorpe are now facing disruption after a freight train broke down on the line near Barnetby this morning, with delays of up to an hour.

In a separate incident, the line between Doncaster and Wakefield Westgate is subject to delays and disruptions after a person was struck on the line near Sandall and Agbrigg station.

It follows two separate incidents yesterday when Emma Lifsey, four, of Haxey, died following a collision on a level crossing at Misson Springs and the death of a Doncaster rail worker at Saxilby.

Further updates are available on Twitter using the hashtags #Barnetby and #SandallAgbrigg