A man has tragically died after collapsing at Albany Park station earlier this morning.

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson has said: "We were called at 7:42am today (April 12) to reports of a person unwell at Albany Park station, Bexley.

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"We sent two ambulance crews and an incident response officer to the scene.

"Sadly, despite the efforts of medics, a man died at the scene."

Trains were unable to stop at the station this morning while paramedics tended to the ill passenger but Southeastern have since confirmed that all trains have resumed service.