Train lines blocked between Leeds and Knottingley due to 'buckled line'

Trains lines are blocked between Leeds and Knottingley due to a buckled line.

By Rebecca Marano
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 7:18 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 8:18 pm
Trains are not running between Leeds and Knottingley.
Trains are not running between Leeds and Knottingley.

In an update on Twitter, Northern Rail said: ""A buckled rail between Wakefield Kirkgate and Streethouse is preventing services from running between Leeds and Knottingley via Wakefield Westgate.

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"There is no estimate as to when the issue will be rectified."

However, they later added: "Delays and cancellations expected until 8pm."