Major delays on Metro line after passenger is found unconscious on board train

There are major delays to the Metro system this afternoon after a passenger was found unconscious on board a train.

Friday, 5th October 2018, 1:32 pm
Updated Saturday, 6th October 2018, 3:34 am
A Metro train.

There are delays between Tynemouth and Chichester after the passenger, a man needed medical attention.

An ambulance was requested to attend Tynemouth station to treat him shortly before 1pm.

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He has now been taken off the train by paramedics.

The incident has caused delays on the line.

Metro tweeted: "Major delays to trains from Tynemouth - Chichester due to an ambulance attending."