"At present we are aware of a number of people who have suffered injuries", the police said in a statement.
It is also being reported that people were initially told not to leave the station before an evacuation took place.
An eyewitness told Reuters that flames engulfed one carriage and raced along the train enroute to Parsons Green, forcing passengers to trample others as they rushed for an exit.
Pakistan beat World XI in 3rd match to seal Independence Cup
The former Kiwi all-rounder expected more worldwide teams to travel to Pakistan if proper security arrangements are kept in place. The landmark Independence Cup series between Pakistan and World XI ended with the hosts winning the three-T20I contests by 2-1.
United Kingdom police and London ambulance services are responding to the incident at Parsons Green station, southwest of the capital.
Large numbers of police, ambulances, and fire trucks are in the area, which has been cordoned off by armed police officers. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs emergency services attending an incident at Parsons Green station in west London amid reports of an explosion.
"This was a detonation of an improvised explosive device".
He added: "My honest gratitude goes to all our courageous emergency responders and the TfL (Transport for London) staff who were first on the scene".
"I saw police officers, fire brigade, and telling people to get back".
In early morning Twitter comments, Donald Trump said, "Another attack in London by a loser terrorist".
Humanity has yet again come under attackAnd people are having none of itBut London will never be defeatedPrayers and thoughts are with everyone affected What do these people gain?
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders originally read Frank's letter during a press briefing in early August. The young entrepreneur normally charges $8 per lawn, but he made a decision to give the White House a freebie.
The flight of almost 3,00,000 Rohingya to neighbouring Bangladesh is a testimony to the wretchedness of their condition. The ministry has also asked the state governments to identity such illegal immigrants and initiate deportation process.
A computer screen in mission control displays mission elapsed time for Cassini minutes after the end of mission. The spacecraft tumbled out of control while plummeting at more than 76,000 miles per hour (122,000 kph).
That put the pressure on Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald to secure the needed votes without making any changes. The vote could be delayed to Saturday or beyond if Republicans can't convince one of the holdouts to change their position.
Yesterday, talking to reporters aboard Air Force One, Trump apparently thought it'd be a good idea to bring all of this up again . On Wednesday, Trump met in the White House with Senator Tim Scott of SC , the only black Republican in the Senate.
According to state law , nursing homes must file emergency preparedness plans with local emergency management in order to operate. The utilities have announced that power outage in some area could be extended for days, it could even extend for weeks.
He also posted the album's official artwork, which gives us a super up-close-and-personal look at those baby blues. Horan is now embarking on a series of intimate live dates, what he's called the " Flicker Sessions" tour.
If you don't qualify, FEMA will send you a letter explaining why and tell you how to go about appealing that decision. Homeowners with property insurance should file separate claims with both their insurance provider and with FEMA.
The latter two sides were relegated.The Cherries are in danger of losing five successive Premier League games for the first time . Bournemouth have won just five of their 23 league fixtures in 2017 (D7, L11).
Police say several people have been injured in the rush-hour incident on a Tube train at Parsons Green station in west London . Trump said the attack was carried out by "a loser terrorist" and urged the U.S.to be proactive in combating terrorism.
The 28-year-old Sampha Sisay is a British singer, songwriter and record producer from Morden, South London. 'I feel like I'm dreaming a little bit, this is incredible, thank you guys so much, ' he said.
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Jon Jones : Stripped again from his title
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Demonstrators hit street after acquittal of ex- St. Louis officer
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More than 80 percent in Florida have power back
Officials are holding daily calls with those facilities to make sure they have everything they need to care for their residents. The eight elderly patients who died at a Broward County nursing home have not yet been included in the death toll.
Houston Texans vs. Cincinnati Bengals Preview and Prediction
Welcome along to the Clunker Bowl as the Texans and Bengals attempt to bounce back from thoroughly miserable displays in week one. It worries me that Foreman will seemingly get more carries as the season goes on but for this week he should be relatively fine.