Strong fire is registered in London train station | At the moment

MEXICO CITY.— A strong explosion e fire caused an immense cloud of black smoke at Elephant and Castle Underground and Train Station in London. So far the origin of the events is unknown; however the fire has already been controlled.

In social networks, users have shared videos of the moment the explosion was recorded and the long column of black smoke that has covered part of central London. This surprised everyone near the station.

Several fire trucks and members of the rescue corps, which are working in the area and They have asked the residents of the area to stay indoors and close their windows due to the intense smoke.

Ten fire trucks and around 70 firefighters are attending a fire on the railroad arches near Elephant and Castle. Avoid the area and close all doors and windowsAuthorities wrote on Twitter.

⇒ At the moment, London Underground service is suspended; while, the authorities have ruled out an attack. From many areas of London you can see the huge column of smoke.

According to local media, after several hours, the fire in Elephant and Castle is already under control. Firefighters will remain on site for the next several hours to cool it down completely.“. “The incident is not considered terrorist in nature“, Said the London police, who had to close several streets to traffic.

The causes of the fire, which burned down three commercial premises located under a viaduct at Elephant and Castle tube and train station, six cars parked nearby and a phone booth. While two people had to be treated for “smoke inhalation”.

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