Subway service resumes after fire on train shut down part of Line 1
Flames were seen aboard a train at King Station, Toronto Fire Services said
Service has resumed on Line 1 after King subway station was evacuated Thursday night when a call came into police and fire services reporting flames onboard a train.
The call came in at 8:22 p.m., and by 8:31 p.m. power had been cut to the train, a spokesperson for Toronto Fire Services told CBC Toronto.
Police say there were no flames visible but lots of smoke could be seen.
A strong, burning odour was also present in the station.
No injuries were reported.
A tweet put out by the TTC said the station has been cleared with full service resuming on the line.
ALL CLEAR: The delay at King Station has now cleared and full service has resumed on the Line 1. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TTC?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#TTC</a>—@TTCnotices
Fire: Yonge St/ King St.. reports of a flames seen on a subway train. <a href="https://twitter.com/TTCnotices?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@TTCnotices</a> is evacuating train and entire station. No injuries at this time. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GO3197043?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GO3197043</a>^adc—@TPSOperations