Rail Services From Edinburgh to Fife Resume After Person Struck by Train Earlier Tonight

Train services have resumed from Edinburgh to Fife after a person was hit by a train between Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway earlier this evening at around 7pm. It is understood that British Transport Police and emergency services attended the incident.

Rail services between Edinburgh and Perth via Fife were delayed until the line reopened at around 8.45pm.

A spokesperson for ScotRail commented: “Services in Edinburgh were subject to delay and alteration today. Sadly, this was due to a person being struck by a train.

“Anyone affected by this incident can contact Samaritans free of charge, any time, from any phone, on 116 123.”