Oxford Circus Station Evacuated After Fire On The Tube

11 August 2017, 08:55

Police And Fire Brigade At Oxford Circus After Fire On The Tube

Police And Fire Brigade At Oxford Circus After Fire On The Tube

00:00:55

Oxford Circus tube station has been evacuated after a fire on a Bakerloo Line train.

The station is currently shut and the Fire Brigade and British Transport Police are on the scene.

The British Transport Police confirmed there was a fire and said it is not currently being treated as suspicious.

The official Bakerloo Line feed tweeted: "Smoke on a train has been reported, its being investigated. I'll update the feed as soon as I have more info."

The Bakerloo Line train appeared to be filled with smoke. Picture: Tom Singer
The Bakerloo Line train appeared to be filled with smoke. Picture: Tom Singer
Pictures shows the carriage full of smoke. Picture: Joe Bunting
Pictures shows the carriage full of smoke. Picture: Joe Bunting

Commuters tweeted of how frightened they were:

Images from the Bakerloo Line platform show passengers covering their face as the carriage was filled with smoke.

Al Gore, speaking to James O'Brien on LBC

Al Gore Slams BBC For "Engaging In Climate Change Denial"

Kevin Maguire laid into people STILL hunting despite the ban

Kevin Maguire Lays Into 'Bloodthirsty' People Still Hunting On National Trust Land

Shelagh had little time for Tom's claim people "should stick to their own group"

Remarkable Moment Shelagh Receives Call From A White Nationalist

Donald Trump has been criticised over his comments to North Korea

Trump Is Putting Our Lives In Danger, Guam Senator Tells LBC

Comments

Loading...