July 7, 2005

Several London underground stations evacuated

LONDON (Reuters) - A number of London underground stations
were evacuated on Thursday after reports of a "bang" at
Liverpool Street station.

"People have been trapped for 30 minutes, fainting and
panicking," said one Reuters eye witness at Euston underground

Media reports said ambulances had been called to Liverpool
Street station.

British Transport police said the "bang" at the station may
have been power-related.