Person hit by train affecting services in Derby and rest of the county - live updates

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Train services into and out of Derby and Derbyshire are facing lengthy delays this morning after a person was hit by a train.

It is currently unclear where exactly the person has been struck but emergency services have been at the scene blocking all lines between Sheffield and Nottingham.

According to traffic management company Inrix services between Nottingham and Chesterfield are being diverted with delays up to one hour long.

We are running live updates on this breaking news story below.