Security alert drama at Potters Bar Railway Station

PUBLISHED: 11:39 24 July 2013 | UPDATED: 11:39 24 July 2013




A SECURITY alert forced the closure of Potters Bar railway station this morning (Wednesday).

Herts Police were called at about 6.40am to reports of a suspicious package at the Darkes Lane transport hub.

British Transport Police were also notified to a “suspicious looking item”, although a spokeswoman said it was an automatic door alarm.

No trains stopped at the station until 7.20am.

The service is now running as normal.

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