Train services cancelled between Gobowen and Shrewsbury

Train services are this afternoon cancelled between Gobowen and Shrewsbury after a vehicle struck a bridge.

The incident happened between Gobowen and Shrewsbury, with the line towards Shrewsbury closed.

Services towards Chester are running at a reduced speed.

Train services running may be cancelled or delayed with disruption expected until around 8pm.

Road transport is currently being sourced to serve intermediate stations between Chester and Shrewsbury.