Delays on East Coast mainline after person is hit by train

The road to Alnmouth Station.
The road to Alnmouth Station.

The East Coast mainline is blocked after a person was struck by a train in Northumberland.

All lines between Berwick and Newcastle are affected.

@Virgin_TrainsEC tweeted: "Due to a person being struck by a train at #Alnmouth all lines between #Berwick & #Newcastle and blocked, more info shortly!"