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Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

National News // May 18, 2017

A forgotten bag at Geneva’s main train station caused havoc yesterday afternoon. Police closed the station and roads leading to it as the bag was inspected.

mpd01605 Forgotten bag closes Geneva train station

The bag was left in the underground car park. The alert led to buses and trams being diverted as well as taxis.

The closure only lasted for half an hour – from 5.30 to 6pm – but transport disruption lasted longer.

Police removed the bag after it was determined to be safe. 

Tags: geneva, train, cff, bomb, police, sbb

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