Disruption to Wigan trains due to trespassers on the line

Northern have said services may be disrupted on the tracks between Wigan Wallgate and Salford Crescent

Saturday, 5th June 2021, 4:09 pm

Trains at Wigan have been delayed due to trespassers on the line.

Northern said services may be disrupted on the tracks between Wigan Wallgate and Salford Crescent this afternoon (June 5).

The line was blocked in both directions but has since re-opened, although commuters have been warned to expect delays until about 5pm.

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Wigan Wallgate

The train operator tweeted: "Following trespassers on the railway between Wigan Wallgate and Salford Crescent the line has now reopened.

"Disruption is expected until 5pm."

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