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Commuters are facing delays after a freight train derailed leaving a station in Hampshire.
The train came off the track as it left Eastleigh station, blocking the line between Southampton Central and Basingstoke, Network Rail said.
Many CrossCountry and South Western Railway (SWR) services are due to be disrupted for the rest of the day.
Network Rail said the derailment was under investigation. British Transport Police said no-one was injured.
CrossCountry routes are affected between Southampton Central and Manchester Piccadilly, Newcastle and York, and also between Bournemouth and Manchester Piccadilly and Birmingham New Street.
There is also disruption on SWR between Portsmouth Harbour, Poole, Southampton Central, Eastleigh, Fareham, Weymouth and London Waterloo, between Romsey and Salisbury - via Eastleigh - and also between Southampton Central and Winchester and Basingstoke.
Image captionNetwork Rail is investigating the derailmentCommuter Gary Riley-Jones posted pictures of a crowded Waterloo station during the evening rush hour.
He said he had made it on to "a very crowded train" to Alton but it had been delayed at the platform.
Image captionServices between London Waterloo, Southampton and Weymouth, as well as between Eastleigh and Hedge End are among those affectedCrossCountry customers can use SWR services between Basingstoke and Southampton Central.
SWR customers' tickets are being accepted on several Great Western Railway, CrossCountry and Southern routes.
Rail replacement buses are running between Fareham, Southampton Central, Eastleigh and Basingstoke, and from Romsey to Southampton Central.
There have also been delays at Woking where a platform was "out of use", according to several rail users who have complained on Twitter.
SWR said a train crew member had been delayed due to the freight train derailment which meant a train was blocking the platform.
This article first appeared on www.bbc.com
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