‘Chaos’ as King’s Cross St Pancras evacuated

The station was evacuated this morning (Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

The station was evacuated this morning (Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images) - Credit: Getty Images

Hundreds of commuters had to be evacuated from King’s Cross St Pancras underground station this morning.

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The station was emptied at the height of the rush hour.

It was evacuated at 8.45am and closed for 15 minutes before re-opening at 9am.

A spokesman from Transport for London (TfL) said it was caused by a faulty fire alarm, that there was no fire and nobody was injured.

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