Evacuation of Eurostar after ‘transformer fire’ – services cancelled
France: The passengers in Eurostar have been evacuated outside Paris after a fire had broken out in one of the transformers which affected its service log.
Eurostar apologized for the ES9051 stopping outside Paris and explained that they are investigating the cause of the fire.
One spokesman also said: “Eurostar trains were held due to a problem on the tracks outside Gare du Nord, impacting all traffic in the area.
The delay was caused by a ‘malicious act‘ was said in a tweet by the French transport ministry.