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Euston Station closed after person dies on tracks

A person has sadly died at Euston Station this afternoon.

Emergency services arrived at 1pm to reports of a casualty on the tracks.

Sadly, paramedics were unable to save the person who was pronounced dead at the scene. The death is not being treated as suspicious.

A spokesperson for British Transport Police said: “British Transport Police were called to Euston Underground station at 1.01pm today (9 March) following reports of a casualty on the tracks.

“Paramedics also attended, however sadly a person has been pronounced dead at the scene.

“Officers are working to identify the deceased and inform their next of kin. The station remains closed while emergency services attend.

“This incident is not being treated as suspicious.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called today (Wednesday 9) at 1.03pm to reports of an incident at Euston Underground station, NW1.

“We sent a number of resources to the scene including an ambulance, a medic in a response car, an incident response officer, a team leader and members of our Hazardous Area Response Team (HART).

“Sadly, a person was pronounced dead at the scene.”

TfL are accepting London Underground ticket holders on the Victoria line(s), between Seven Sisters and Victoria.