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BREAKING NEWS: TERROR Explosion on Tube train at Parsons Green, London – many injured in NEW JIHAD attack

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The explosion devastated the District Line Tube train at Parsons Green station, in west London.

Police have confirmed they are treating the explosion as a terrorist incident.

Eye-witnesses said victims suffered facial injuries after a what appeared to be a homemade bomb in a Lidl exploded.

One witness said there were “lots” of people injured after the explosion and a subsequent stampede.

Another said a “fireball flew down the carriage”.

An explosion in Parsons Green tube station has left several injured – the object on the left erupted
One woman said on Twitter: “I’m safe – just had to run for my life at #ParsonsGreen station – huge stampede, lots injured. Not sure why – fire/explosion mentioned.”

A photo shared on social media appears to show the object which exploded on the train this morning.

It appears to be a white, bucket contained in a Lidl bag.

The photo showed the container still burning with passengers’ bags scattered across the carriage.

Another photo appears to show wires hanging out of the container.

One witness, Richard Aylmer-Hall, said many people had been injured in a stampede following the explosion.

He said: “I was blissfully reading my paper and listening to a podcast and suddenly the whole world charged past me down the platform, down the Tube.

“There was panic, lots of people shouting, screaming, lots of screaming.

“There was a woman on the platform who said she had seen a bag, a flash and a bang, so obviously something had gone off.

“It was an absolutely packed, rush-hour District Line train from Wimbledon to Edgware Road.

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Parsons Green attack: A woman is treated following the Tube train explosion

“I saw crying women, there was lots of shouting and screaming, there was a bit of a crush on the stairs going down to the streets.

“Some people got pushed over and trampled on, I saw two women being treated by ambulance crews.

“Since then, every emergency vehicle in London has gone past me, fire engines, ambulances, every type of police vehicle.

“I don’t think anyone was hurt by the actual device or whatever it was.”