Skip to comments.Police respond to "major incident" in Leicester, England -- live updates [explosion]
Posted on 02/25/2018 12:52:03 PM PST by Innovative
British police say they are responding to a "major incident" in Leicester, England, following reports of an explosion. Police are advising residents to avoid the area.
"All emergency services are currently dealing with this," police said, adding that Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road have been closed.
Officials at the scene said they're conducting a search and rescue operation, BBC News reports. A police spokesperson said six fire engines were responding to the incident.
Leicester is located 177 kilometers, about 110 miles, north of London.
Video footage from the scene showed rubble on the street and smoke and flames still pouring from a building.
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Muslims? Nah...probably Methodists.
Feral descendants of the Duke of Normandy again.
It was a Polish bakery. Probably just a gas line or a gas tank.
That’s what I was wondering.
It looks like some massive pieces of concrete were blown out of the walls.
This was a powerful explosion.
Gun Owner accidentally dropped a fag in his gun power ?
sounds like gas line with that little emergency response
I lived in the UK for a few years a while back. At least in the city I lived, there was no gas, only electricity.
Hmmm, of course we all know what we also suspect.
Amateur bomb makers.
Guy Fawkes Day comes early this year?
Lets blame it on a WWII Buzz Bomb
Related to Q post about London high alert ?
Bomb makers screwed up ?
This year’s Cindy Sheen or Sandra Fluke- a useful idiot!
Its the fault of the AR-15 and the NRA.
Achmed the Dead Terrorist / Allah Fubar?
The plot was thwarted so another cell advanced to take its place.
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