Stratford’s Westfield shopping centre is evacuated AGAIN. Shoppers rush out of London complex in fear of a fire days following a blaze near the Apple store

  • After reports of a possible fire, shoppers in east London were evacuated 
  • After an earlier alarm sounded this afternoon, Stratford Westfield was evacuated
  • Shoppers share videos on social media showing crowds at the entrance

Stratford Westfield shoppers were evacuated after reports of a fire. 

The alarm sounded after the east London shopping center had been empty for a few hours.

Social media videos show that people gather around the entrance to follow security orders.

Following reports of a fire at the first floor, around 40 firefighters and 8 engines rushed to the same shopping mall.

Photographs of the scene showed smoke coming out of a Watches of Switzerland store. Customers raced to leave the centre near the Olympic Park as smoke filled its main concourse.

More details are available.