Person dead after being hit by a train close to Lurgan

train Train services have been disrupted after the line was closed between Portadown and Lisburn

A person has died after being hit by a train in Lurgan, County Armagh.

The incident happened close to the East Way Halt and the line has been closed between Portadown in County Armagh and Lisburn, County Antrim.

A police investigation is under way but no further details are available.

Bus substitution services are in operation for the affected trains.

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