A large-scale fire is burning near the railway station in the city center, there is a strong smell of plastic in the air
In the center of London, near the Elephant and Castle railway station, a powerful explosion occurred. After that, a large-scale fire began. About 70 firefighters are working on the site.
This is reported by mylondon.news.
According to the London Fire Service, the fire started on one of the railway arches. People have been evacuated from the station. About 50 police officers cordoned off the scene.
Um London wtf is going on?! pic.twitter.com/wbPMdpNijF— Matthew James Lister (@MrMattLister) June 28, 2021
Earlier, five people were injured after an explosion at a metro station in north London.