Explosion on a London Train Being Treated as an Act of Terrorism

A homemade bomb exploded on a crowded London train, sending more than a dozen passengers to the hospital.

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Sep 15 2017, 1:45pm

Twenty-two people were hospitalized and many others injured when a homemade bomb exploded on a crowded London subway carriage during the busy morning commute Friday, in an incident authorities are treating as an act of terrorism.

Commuters on the District line reported a loud explosion that sent a fireball roaring down the carriage as their train entered Parsons Green station in west London at about 8:20 AM local time. The blast triggered a stampede of terrified passengers, sending some running along the train tracks, according to reports.

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