London Underground live: Updates as person dies on Victoria line tracks and Euston station closed

A person has died on the Victoria line tracks this afternoon and Euston station has been closed as well as a section of the Tube line.

Emergency services were called to the station in Central London just after 1pm where they attended to a casualty on the tracks.

Sadly paramedics were unable to save the person who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are working to identify the person and inform their next of kin and the death is not being treated as suspicious.

London Underground services on the Victoria line have been part suspended as a result of the incident.

Trains between Seven Sisters and Victoria on the line have been cancelled, while services in other parts of the line are now experiencing minor delays.

Passengers with pre-bought tickets now unable to travel can use alternate services where Greater Anglia, Great Northern, London Overground, Southeastern and London buses will all accept their original ticket.

If you’re struggling please refer to the below box for where to get help.

You don’t have to suffer in silence if you’re struggling with your mental health. Here are some groups you can contact when you need help.

Samaritans: Phone 116 123, 24 hours a day, or email [email protected], in confidence

Childline: Phone 0800 1111. Calls are free and won’t show up on your bill

PAPYRUS: A voluntary organisation supporting suicidal teens and young adults. Phone 0800 068 4141

Depression Alliance: A charity for people with depression. No helpline but offers useful resources and links to other information

Students Against Depression: A website for students who are depressed, have low mood, or are suicidal. Click here to visit

Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM): For young men who are feeling unhappy. Has a website and a helpline: 0800 58 58 58

For information on your local NHS urgent mental health helpline, visit here

For live updates on the closure and its cause, as well as travel changes follow our live blog below.

Have you seen anything, or are you affected by the closure, get in touch at [email protected]

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