Dalston Kingsland station has been evacuated
Emergency services rushed to Dalston Kingsland Overground station following reports of a fire at the London station.
Overground services between Canonbury and Stratford have been suspended causing travel chaos for commuters.
Hackney Council said there are “several walking wounded” and are warning residents to avoid the area.
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Passenger Aaron Webb said there was “sheer terror and panic onboard” the train.
British Transport Police say the train had an electrical fault as firefighters were called to the scene.
In a tweet, Hackney Fire Brigade said: “Crews were investigating an electrical issue with a train to ensure safety. All declared safe!”
Commuters were told to use another station
More to follow…