Manchester airport terminal 3 evacuated due to suspicious bag
July 5, London: An evacuation at Manchester Airport’s Terminal 3 is underway amid reports of a suspicious bag. The Greater Manchester Police has confirmed the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team is on route.
A spokesman said: “Police were called at 8.50am on Wednesday 5 July 2017 to reports of a suspicious package at Manchester Airport.“Officers are responding and a precautionary evacuation of terminal three is taking place.“EOD will be attending and enquiries are ongoing.”
Similarly, passengers have also turned to social media to tweet about the incident: “Due to a potential issue with a bag in Terminal Three, a precautionary evacuation is taking place while further investigations take place,” a pssenger tweeted.
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