Train services are at a standstill on the Woolwich Arsenal line this evening due to a person falling onto the track underneath a train near Charlton.

Emergency services are currently at the scene dealing with the incident after a train put out an emergency call just after 6pm, causing power to the line to be automatically be switched off.

Trains between London Bridge and Woolwich Arsenal are at a standstill and other services are currently being diverted away from the line.

Disruption is expected to continue until the end of the day (February 18), and ticket acceptance is in place on buses and DLR.

Southeastern said someone had fallen onto the track underneath a train, with paramedics on their way to provide care for the person.