Explosion in tube train at Parsons Station, London

An explosion was reported in London tube this morning after a white cannister exploded, injuring some passengers with facial burns.

An explosion occurred in London this morning after a white cannister exploded. Police are investigating the incident. Ambulances, first-aid and rescue teams have already arrived at the location, Parsons Green near Wimbledon.

London Tube service has been stopped between Earls Court and Wimbledon on the District Line which runs through Parsons Green, for now, reports said.

Witnesses say that a few people have been injured, although the exact number is not known yet.

*This story is still developing.