Kings Cross evacuated

Seventeen days before the London Olympics begin, one of the capital's largest train stations has been evacuated.

Kings Cross station closed due to overcrowding

Transport for London are saying that Kings Cross station has been closed due to overcrowding. The station was briefly evacuated.

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#KingsCross station is closed to prevent overcrowding. Tickets are being accepted on local buses. Updates to follow shortly #TfL

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Kings Cross station being 'evacuated'

Commuters say they are being evacuated from Kings Cross station in London, seventeen days before the Olympic Games are due to begin.

Passengers say they have been asked to leave the station. More to follow.

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Train stopped suddenly at Kings Cross Station and everyone now being evacuated from station due to "reported emergency"

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Kings Cross tube station closed due to overcrowding. And it's not even the Olympics.

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so im with @cemileeaydemir in kings cross underground casually waiting for our tube and the alarm goes off evacuating the whole station :/