Sheffield trains to Nottingham face heavy disruption after huge fire breaks out at station

Trains from Sheffield will not be stopping at Nottingham after a huge fire broke out at the station this morning.

Friday, 12th January 2018, 7:21 am
Updated Friday, 12th January 2018, 7:25 am
Sheffield train station

The station has been evacuated after a large blaze broke out.

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service sent eight appliances to the scene.

Video posted to social media shows smoke billowing from a building in the early hours.

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The fire service tweeted: "The incident at #NottinghamTrainStation is now a large incident with eight appliances in attendance.

"Crews working hard on the scene to resolve this incident - thank you for your patience!"

East Midlands Trains tweeted: "Please do not travel to Nottingham station this morning as trains will be unable to run and we are unable to provide road support to/from the station."

A spokeswoman for East Midlands Ambulance Service said there were no reported casualties.

"We are aware of the incident and, at the minute, there are no reported casualties," she said.

"We have a clinical manager and specialist paramedics at the scene."