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Parsons Green explosion: Flaming bucket

A social media image shows a flaming white bucket inside the doors of a tube carriage, which is suspected to be the object which exploded. (PA)

Parsons Green: Commuters 'left with facial burns' after bucket explodes on Tube

Chris Parsons
News Editor

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

Pictures appeared to show an explosion in a bucket towards the rear of a train.

The incident occurred at Parsons Green Tube station on Friday morning.

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