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Colchester: Delays to rail services after reports of car on the railway line

PUBLISHED: 18:16 07 May 2014

Delays to Greater Anglia services between Manningtree and Colchester

Delays to Greater Anglia services between Manningtree and Colchester

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There are delays on the Greater Anglia service between Manningtree and Colchester.

Earlier today it was reported to police that a car was blocking the line between the stations however police attended the scene and found this was not the case.

Lines closed while the investigation was underway but they have now reopened.

The 16.30 service from London Liverpool Street to Norwich has been delayed at Colchester and is now 25 minutes late while the 16.30 Norwich to London Liverpool Street service was delayed at Manningtree and is now 22 minutes late.

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