Long delays followed the incident about 30 miles south-east of Calais
A person has been killed after being hit by a Eurostar train in northern France, the company has said.
Passengers were told to expect long delays after the incident, which happened on Friday afternoon. The identity of the person killed has not been released.
The incident happened at Sainte-Marie-Cappel, about 30 miles south-east of Calais, the local emergency department told Agence France-Presse.
Eurostar said that services were being held up while local authorities investigated the incident and later said that two-hour delays were to be expected, while at least one service was cancelled.