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parsons green: the passengers caught in the chaos

image copyrightepalondon has again fallen victim to a terror attack, targeting commuters on their way to work and visitors venturing out into the city.an explosion took place in the middle of rush hour on a tube carriage at parsons green station as passengers got on and off the train. unlike the three other incidents to hit the capital this year, no-one has died as a result. but 22 people have been hospitalised and this bustling part of zone two left confused and shocked as people wait anxiously for an explanation. olaniyi shokumai was riding the tube on the way to a training course, with his headphones plugged in and listening to music - just as he would on any other journey. after the train pulled into parsons green station, however, things became far from ordinary."the doors slid open," said the 24-year-old fitness instructor. "some people had got off, some people had come in."then i looked to my left and i saw lots of people running out. there were a lot of people just stamping on each other and i saw someone jumping over [them]."there was a woman on the floor and she couldn't breathe. i thought, 'this has got to be serious for people to do that.'"image caption olaniyi shokumai was on the train when the explosion went off what scotland yard later confirmed was an "improvised explosive device" had been detonated in one of the carriages, "the first thing i did was call my mum... and check my sister had got to school ok," said mr shokumai. "but i can't...