London Bridge railway station was evacuated as police responded to a report of a suspicious item on board a train, according to a British Transport Police statement.
Passengers were allowed to reenter the station around 45 minutes later, according to a Reuters witness.
Just been evacuated from London Bridge Station. Police everywhere and helicopters in the sky pretty scary stuff. Hopefully it's nothing too serious.— DanielleCurrie (@DanielleCurriex) April 21, 2021
One Twitter user who claims to have been evacuated from the station in the city’s borough of Southwark said there were “police everywhere and helicopters in the sky.”