Parts of Soho have been evacuated after an explosion in an electrical sub-station outside Comedy Store and TGI Friday’s on Oxendon Street.
There were no injuries but firefighters could see smoke bellowing from the sub-station.
Some roads in the vicinity have been cordoned off.
— Dan Pyett (@danpyett) August 6, 2014
We’re working with the electrical companies to deal with the smoking electrical sub station on Oxendon Street in #Piccadilly
— London Fire Brigade (@LondonFire) August 6, 2014
More to follow