Two trains collide ‘inside tunnel’ as police scrambled to scene amid huge delays

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Two trains have collided in Wiltshire, between Andover and Salisbury, causing huge delays on all other lines.

Emergency services have rushed to the scene and there are no reports of any injuries thus far.

The trains collided in a tunnel in Wiltshire on the South Western Railway line this evening.

People in the area have reported a large emergency service presence at the scene.

Wiltshire Police tweeted shortly before 8pm: "We are currently at the scene of a train crash involving two trains between Andover and Salisbury.

"We are responding with the fire and ambulance service at the site close to Grateley.

"Will update as soon as we have more information."

The crash has led to major delays and cancelled trains on the line as the emergency service response is carried out.

One woman wrote online: "I live nearby and there's been at least 30 sirens including 5 fire engines."

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