Services have been disrupted on the Leicester, Lincoln, Grimsby rail route after a member of on train staff was taken ill.
East Midlands Trains alerted passengers on social media that the staff member had fallen ill at Hykeham Station on the morning of Friday, December 15.
#EMTUpdate: Due to a member of on train staff being taken ill at Hykeham Station, services on our Leicester/Lincoln/Grimsby route are being disrupted. More information to follow.
— East Midlands Trains (@EMTrains) December 15, 2017
Drivers in the Hykeham area have reported that level crossing barriers have remained down for some time on Station Road.
There is heavy traffic in the areas surrounding the crossings.
More details are expected to be released soon.