Incident at Parsons Green Station in London - 15th September 2017

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Sep 15, 2017
At around 8.26am local time this morning, Friday the 15th September, an explosion occurred on the District Line Train as it pulled into Parsons Green Station. No fatalities have been reported thus far and emergency measures have been taken by the local authorities, with medics and police deployed immediately on site to treat the injured and evacuate the area, an explosive ordnance disposal unit is also in place. At this stage, we have received no reports of any Maltese citizens involved in this attack and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion continues to monitor the situation.

In the event that any Maltese incidents have relatives in the area or may wish to report a missing relative or loved one, kindly contact the Malta High Commission on +44 (0) 20 72924800 or +44 (0) 7836 503990.