East Midlands Trains say that a road vehicle has been involved in a collision with a bridge in Kibworth affecting services on the London – Nottingham route.
#EMTUpdate: The line at Kibworth has returned to normal and services are able to travel over the bridge at normal speed. No further delays are to be expected due to this incident.
— East Midlands Trains (@EMTrains) May 16, 2019
EMT said at 7:31 pm 16th May:
‘A road vehicle has collided with a bridge at Kibworth. This is between Market Harborough and Leicester and is affecting services on our London/Nottingham/Sheffield routes. Delays between 15 and 20 minutes can be expected until staff arrive to assess the bridge.’
‘Network Rail Staff are expected to arrive at 2000 to assess the bridge. Service are required to travel over the bridge at 20mph until then.’