Police investigate 'incident' on London Tube train amid reports of facial burns

Police investigate 'incident' on London Tube train amid reports of facial burns

One woman reported fleeing the station in a stampede, tweeting she had to "run for her life". Officers are in attendance.

Initial reports said a container exploded on the packed London Tube causing panic.

He said he saw several people injured, having apparently been trampled as they tried to escape.

The blast appears to have come from a Lidl shopping bag left by the tube carriage door. "People struggling to get out of (the) station", he wrote.

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The center said the hurricane knocked out a transformer that powered the air conditioning. The home is directly across from a hospital.

Police are investigating an incident on the District Line underground train at Parsons Green in south west London. "More information will follow when we have it".

Transport for London warned people travelling between Wimbledon and Earl's Court on the District Line to find an alternative route.

London Ambulance and Fire Brigade said paramedics and firefighters were present.

Police said they were aware of reports on social media and would release facts regarding the incident once they could be sure of their accuracy.

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