Train derailment causes delays for Doncaster passengers

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Doncaster rail passengers are facing delays this morning after a freight train derailed near Scunthorpe.

First Transpennine Express said the incident, which was reported on its website at 5am, has left trains unable to run between Cleethorpes and Scunthorpe.

The train company said: “Buses will run between these stations, with some extended to Doncaster. Journey times may be extended by up to 30 minutes.