Delays after fire on train

Warning to passengers from South West Trains.

A fire on a freight train between Basingstoke and Winchester is causing significant delays to South West Trains.

The line is currently blocked and fire services are at the scene of the incident.

Passengers are advised that there are delays of up to 45 minutes and no services are operating between Basingstoke and Winchester. Delays are expected to continue until close of service.

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