An animal has been hit by a Derbyshire train - causing disruptions.
East Midland Rail said one of its trains hit an animal in the Uttoxeter area.
Causing disruptions between Stoke on Trent and Derby, on its Derby/ Crewe route.
A spokesman for EMR said: "Network Rail are sending staff to the area which should arrive imminently.
"A train has unfortunately hit one of the animals.
"There are animals on the railway near Uttoxeter."