Fire Brigade updates on Holborn 'explosion'


Three fire engines & 15 firefighters are attending an incident on High Holborn near Museum Street in WC1. More info when we get it.


We believe the incident on High #Holborn was caused by a workman cutting through an electrical cable. One man has sustained burns.


We're set to leave High #Holborn now, the injured man has been taken to hospital by ambulance.


Holborn 'explosion'

A Crossrail worker - believed to be in his 20s - has been taken to hospital with serious burns after he cut through an electrical cable at a central London site, causing an explosion.