Line reopens between Malahide and Drogheda after person is hit by train in Skerries

The line between Malahide and Drogheda has reopened after a person was hit by a train this morning in Skerries.

Emergency services attended the incident this morning, which happened at around 8am - writes dublinlive.ie.

The line remained closed for four hours following the incident, and Dublin Commuter services along with Dublin to Belfast Enterprise services were affected by the closure.

Irish Rail said: "Line between Malahide and Drogheda has reopened. Services have resumed with delays, which will ease over afternoon."

Commuters were advised by Irish Rail to make alternative arrangements wherever possible.

Rail tickets are being accepted on Dublin Bus following the incident.

Irish Rail have previously confirmed that all evening services are due to run as normal, with some delays expected as they come back to regular schedule.

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