Rail services between Swindon and Gloucester remain suspended after a car was hit by a train at level crossing yesterday.

A limited number of services will be diverted between Gloucester and Swindon resulting in extended journey times.

An hourly shuttle service will operate between Swindon and Kemble, replacement road transport has also been arranged to operate between Swindon and Gloucester calling at intermediate stations on the Stroud Valley.

CrossCountry are conveying GWR ticket holders between Cheltenham Spa and Bristol Temple Meads in both directions until further notice.

The line is expected to be closed throughout today, please check www.gwr.com for the latest information on when the line is expected to re-open.

Gloucester News Centre – http://gloucesternewscentre.co.uk

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