Train disruption as police deal with incident near South Yorkshire railway station

South Yorkshire rail passengers have been warned of delays and disruption this afternoon as police deal with an incident between two stations.

Sunday, 10th January 2021, 4:18 pm

Officers are currently attending at the scene of an incident between Moorthorpe station in West Yorkshire and Swinton in South Yorkshire on the Dearne Valley Line.

Exact details have not been revealed.

A Northern Rail spokesman said: “Due to the police dealing with an incident, train services running through these stations may be cancelled, delayed or diverted via Barnsley.”

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Swinton railway station

Disruption is expected until 16:45