Posted 31st May 2024 | No Comments

Trains return to West Coast Main Line after derailment

Train services are running normally again north of Preston on the West Coast Main Line, after a derailed freight train blocked the railway on Wednesday afternoon. There were no reports of any injuries, but services had to be suspended for a while because the incident near Shap.

The cause of the derailment is not yet known, but inspectors from the RAIB have been collecting evidence.

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