Police in Manchester, northwest England, said on Saturday that they are investigating reports about finding "suspicious" material inside a bus at "Manchester Piccadilly" bus station.
The Manchester Police stated, in a tweet on the "Twitter" site, that their personnel reached the site at a time when several roads were closed in the city.
The authorities added that the bus was evacuated as part of a precaution, while a security cordon was imposed, according to "Reuters".
An eyewitness said, in a press statement, that the cordon extended 200 meters from the green double-decker bus in all directions.
In the meantime, the authorities did not indicate the nature of the material that was found, and whether it was used to carry out any possible assault on the means of transport, but the British newspaper, "Mirror", indicated that officers specializing in bombs inside the British police force came to the place after Find the suspicious article.