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Parsons Green terror attack: Police confirm home-made bomb was terrorism related

By DPF Admin15th September 2017August 6th, 2019Area Updates, Latest News, Northern Updates, Southern Updates

Police have said they are dealing with a terrorist incident after a bomb exploded on a Tube train in South West London this morning.

The improvised explosive device detonated on the London Underground train at Parsons Green during rush hour when the service would have been at its busiest.

Paramedics took 18 people to hospital following the blast, but none of the injuries are said to be life-threatening. There were hundreds of commuters on the service at the time and large numbers of school children were also on board.

Police have now launched a manhunt to find whoever left the bomb on the train which caused a fireball to rip through the carriage.

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