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Subway station evacuated after fire in New York

A track fire at the Union Square subway station filled the transit hub with dense clouds of smoke.
10.04.2019 - 17:59

One of New York City's busiest subway stations was evacuated after commuters heard an 'explosion' and the area filled with smoke following a fire.

Footage from yesterday shows panicked travelers walking through the smoke from the 4 Train towards the exit at Union Square.

The fire at the station, which is the city's fourth busiest, was caused by debris on the track, a NYPD Transit spokesperson confirmed.

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