AN INVESTIGATION is underway after a person was hit by a train last night.

The victim was hit at New Milton but no details on them or their injuries has been released yet.

Services were suspended between Bournemouth and Brockenhurst as a result for several hours.

Replacement buses were running with services not back to normal until around 10pm.

Police were called to the station.

Passengers leaving Bournemouth were being taken in taxis and coaches, South West Trains said.