Update: Woman hit by train at Romford taken to hospital

A Greater Anglia train

A Greater Anglia train - Credit: Archant

A woman hit by a train at Romford station this morning has been taken to hospital by air ambulance.

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Paramedics treated the victim on the track after the incident at about 10am.

She is believed to be suffering from serious injuries.

The station has now reopened following an evacuation and all lines are now running. Disruption is expected until 3pm.