BREAKING > Armed police evacuate London’s Euston station after ‘person is stabbed in mass brawl’
- Commuters took to social media to describe chaotic scenes at the station
- One said armed police were racing towards escalators as passengers fled
- Reports that Underground station was closed as well as Euston bus station
London Euston station has been evacuated amid reports of people ‘running in panic’ and armed police at the scene.
There have been reports of ‘police with guns’ and ‘panic’ at the central London station.
Carys Hannah tweeted: ‘Got off the train at London Euston & went down the escalator to the underground.
‘As soon as I reached the gate, security closed it off. One of them told me there’s been a stabbing.
‘I really hope the person who was stabbed will be OK.’
Armed police were called to Euston today amid reports of a stabbing during a mass brawl
Commuters took to social media to report that Euston Station had been evacuated
There have been reports of ‘police with guns’ and ‘panic’ at the central London station (stock image)
Nick Day tweeted: ‘What was the panic at euston underground just now about?
‘Saw people running up escalators and armed police heading towards it #euston’.
Tom Tracey tweeted: ‘Dunno what’s going on at Euston we were getting underground and got told to evacuate and then loads of police cars turned up’.
Kate Czylok tweeted: ‘Anyone know what’s happening at #londoneuston #Euston ? Police with guns everywhere and tube closed??’
A spokesperson for TfL confirmed Euston bus station is closed due to a ‘police incident’.
TFL said: ‘Buses serving Euston are being diverted or terminate [will] earlier than usual. Please speak to the driver before boarding.’
Commuters took to social media to describe panic at the station and armed police at scene (stock image)