A person has died after an incident at a train line between Oxford and London Paddington.

This afternoon Great Western Railway announced delays on social media due to an "emergency incident", leaving all lines blocked between London Paddington and Reading.

This impacted services between London and Oxford.

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In a statement Great Western Railway said: "We were called to Maidenhead station shortly after 12.20pm today (Monday, June 10) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

"Officers attended along with paramedics but sadly a person was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The incident is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner."

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