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07th Dec 2018

Man hit by train at Clapham Junction, air ambulance called

The incident happened just after 10am on Friday morning

Jean-Emile Jammine

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: A platform is closed at Clapham Junction due to industrial action on December 16, 2016 in London, England. Commuters across the South of the country are facing a third day of disruption after members of the 'ASLEF', the UK union for train drivers and operators, stage a third day of industrial action. Talks between Aslef and the RMT unions and Southern's parent company Govia Thameslink, broken down after an agreement couldn't be reached.. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

The incident happened just after 10am on Friday morning

A man was hit by a train on platform 13 at Clapham Junction on Friday.

Police and ambulance services rushed to the scene with an air ambulance called in too.

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The train was a Southern Rail service and delays up to 25 minutes are now expected across all platforms.

In a statement to JOE, the British Transport Police said: “Officers were called to Clapham Junction station at 10.23am this morning following reports a person had been struck by a train.”

“The incident is not thought to be suspicious.”