Fire at London's £500m Olympic Stadium causes panic

Fire at Olympic Stadium

Source: Sarah Nadif

London Fire Brigade tackled a blaze at east London’s £500m Olympic stadium this morning.

Smoke was seen billowing above the sporting venue after a van caught fire.

Londoners took to Twitter to post photos of the blaze.

 

 

 

A London Fire Brigade spokesperson said: “We were called at 7.03 to reports of a van on fire in the stadium. Security called us and there were no injuries.

“There was a fire in a van.”

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