A man has been seriously hurt after he was struck by a train in Marsden this morning.
British Transport Police (BTP) were alerted to the incident just after 8.30am today.
He was hit by a First Trans Pennine Express train travelling from Scarborough to Manchester Airport.
The man was stabilised at the scene by paramedics and then flown by the Yorkshire Air Ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary.
Passengers were stuck on the train while an investigation was carried out into what had happened and other services on the line were stopped.
Another train was brought in to transfer these passengers so they could carry on with their journey when the station reopened at 10.15am.
A BTP spokeswoman said: “BTP officers were called to Marsden station following a report that a man had been struck by a train.“Officers from West Yorkshire Police also attended the incident, which was reported to BTP at 8.33am and is currently being treated as non-suspicious.
“Medics from Yorkshire Ambulance Service also attended and the man was taken to Leeds General Infirmary by air ambulance to be treated for his injuries.”