ScotRail: Trains disrupted between Edinburgh and Helensburgh this morning due to overhead wire damage

Train services between Helensburgh and Edinburgh have been disrupted this morning following damage to overhead electrical wires.
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ScotRail announced the fault at 5.40am on Wednesday saying that the line between Bellgrove and Bathgate was closed.

As a result, the Balloch to Airdrie service was suspended, and shortly after it was announced that services from Helensburgh to Edinburgh would be stopping at Bellgrove.

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Trains travelling from Edinburgh to Helensburgh are currently terminating at Bathgate following the fault.

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