London: Witnesses have reported a “small scale explosion” in a bag triggering a “panic and stampede” at Tower Hill station on the London Underground.
British Transport Police said: “Officers have been called to Tower Hill station following a fire alert. The station is closed whilst officers and @LondonFire respond.”
TFL tweeted: “Severe delays btwn Barking to Earl’s Court due to a fire alert at Tower Hill. Tower Hill station is closed.”