Trains disrupted and Hykeham barriers down after member of staff taken ill

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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.

Passengers are advised to check for disruption on the National Rail Enquires website here. 

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.

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More details are expected to be released soon.