Smoke appears from station platform after electrical fault

Sutton station was forced to close during this morning's rush hour after smoke appeared from beneath a platform.

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Luckily got on the last train out of Sutton before it got evacuated due 2 the cables under the platform catching fire http://t.co/qYTOO7TSfP

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Police say an electrical fault caused low voltage cables to overheat. Rail services are getting back to normal after earlier delays of up to an hour.

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Smoke coming out of the platform at Sutton station. LFB there. Got worse after this photo. http://t.co/kUKbLC8F4Q

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