A Highland train was forced into an emergency stop this morning after a woman was spotted on the tracks.
British Transport Police confirmed that an emergency stop had to be made on the Highland Line.
A woman was seen on the track near Aviemore station.
The incident halted the 9.44am Inverness to Edinburgh Waverly train temporarily.
A BTP spokesman said: “Police Scotland acted on our behalf after the train was stopped.
“They escorted the woman to a place of safety, so she was not in any danger.”
It is not known if any further action is likely to be taken over the incident.