London Bridge station reopened after fire evacuation
16 Dec, 2014 10:43
London Bridge underground station was evacuated following reports of a fire. Police cordoned off the area with at least four fire engines in attendance at one of the station entrances. Reports suggest a blaze broke out in the basement.
Transport for London
(TfL) said in a statement that roads are "part blocked by
emergency services responding to fire alert".
Fire crews at London Bridge tube station. @itvlondonpic.twitter.com/ZkepyaOGhW— Simon Harris (@simonharrisitv) December
Traffic around London Bridge gridlocked because of the tube
station fire. @itvlondonpic.twitter.com/J7cx7TIGrT— Simon Harris (@simonharrisitv) December
"London Bridge station is currently closed while we respond
to a fire alert," TfL said on Twitter.
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