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Lionel Street and surrounding roads closed due to incident


The incident has ended. The Fire Service have confirmed the substance does not pose any harm to the public. Lionel Street is open as usual. 


The incident is due to an unexplained smell in one of the tunnels.  This is being investigated and we understand the area will be re-opened shortly.  The exact closure in Lionel Street from the junction of Ludgate Hill and Newhall Street.

Update: 15:53

Lionel Street and surrounding roads have been closed by the fire service due to an incident.

We are currently unsure of the exact road closures  or the duration of these closures.  Further information will be posted here once it is available.

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