Mystery explosion causes panic on Lisbon Metro

in Regional · 01-12-2016 14:12:00 · 0 Comments

An unidentified explosion that occurred on Tuesday on the Lisbon subway caused moments of panic for passengers travelling on the Green Line.

The loud bang followed by a thick cloud of smoke was experienced yesterday morning at rush hour by passengers travelling on an underground train between the stations of Campo Grande and Alvalade.

While the exact cause of the noise and the smoke has not yet been revealed, the Metro Company said it was likely due to an object on the line. No injuries were caused in the incident.



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