Trains could be disrupted this evening after passenger takes ill

Seaham Railway Station.
Seaham Railway Station.

Trains could be delayed or cancelled this evening due to a passenger having taken ill.

A passenger took ill on the train at Seaham and this is causing disruption to trains between Sunderland and Middlesbrough.

Trains may be delayed or cancelled until around 7.30pm.

Passengers are being advised to check the services before they travel.