A man being held by police at Green Park station (Image: Twitter)

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A passenger on a tube train in London has reportedly been stabbed.

Officers from British Transport Police were called to Green Park station in central London, on Friday evening following reports of a knife attack.

The victim has been rushed to hospital and the station was evacuated and closed.

A man has been arrested and it is thought a weapon has been seized.

Video footage shared on social media shows police officers holding a handcuffed man.

British Transport Police tweeted: "We are currently in attendance at #GreenPark Underground station following reports of a stabbing on-board a Jubilee Line service.

"Specialist officers have been deployed and the station remains closed while they attend. One person has been arrested in connection."

The tube station was closed by police
(Image: Twitter)

Supt Mark Lawrie from BTP tweeted: "Due to an incident at #greenpark the station was closed but will be reopened imminently. Victim being cared for at hospital.

"No officers injured, weapon recovered."

"Armed police at #greenpark station… Everyone evacuated!," a passenger tweeted.

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