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    London's King's Cross Evacuated Over Fire Alert

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    British Transport Police reported Friday that the city's King's Cross St Pancras and Euston stations had been evacuated due to a fire alert.

    "The fire alert was caused by a faulty train. No cause for concern," a British Transport Police spokeswoman said, adding that the stations would be reopened as soon as possible.

    According to the police, the fire alert is believed to be caused by a faulty train.

    Meanwhile, people are sharing videos and photos of the evacuation on social networks.

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