The London Underground station has been closed with no trains on the Overground, District and Hammersmith & City lines stopping.
One commuter said on Twitter: “Evacuation at Whitechapel station due to a reported emergency.”
Another said: “Due to ‘reported emergency’ everyone has been told to leave Whitechapel station.”
Earlier today Pimlico Station was evacuated due to a casualty on the track.
This is a developing story, more to follow…