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07 February 2013 | News, Transport | By: BethPH

Fire Alert Closes Victoria Station

A fire alert has closed Victoria station, causing severe delays on the line, according to TfL and the London Fire Brigade's Twitter feeds.

The station was evacuated last month too after a fire under a Gatwick Express train.

There is currently no service on the Victoria Line between Warren Street and Brixton. Check TfL's website for real-time service updates.

Update: the station has now re-opened and the line is running again, but with severe delays. LFB say no fire was found.

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Cliff

"The station was evacuated last month too after a fire under a Gatwick Express train."

You'd think the Londonist might know the difference between Victoria tube and Victoria rail stations.

Mike

I definitely smelt something this morning whilst going through Victoria at 8.45am on the Victoria line...