Brighton trains delayed after London Bridge closed due to suspicious vehicle

Posted On 07 Mar 2017 at 3:28 pm

Thameslink services are delayed this afternoon after London Bridge Station was closed due to a security alert.

London Bridge evacuation by Jamie Fawcett on Twitter

London Bridge evacuation by Jamie Fawcett on Twitter

The Metropolitan Police has requested that no trains run through the station, which is leading to massive delays that are expected to last until 4pm.

Trains scheduled to run from London Bridge are now starting from East Croydon, and trains from Brighton to London Bridge are terminating at Gatwick. Up to date info can be found here.

The BBC reports that the Met Police says it’s due to a suspicious vehicle near the station, which has led to an exclusion zone throughout the area.

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