A van has exploded at Neasden roundabout, North West London, causing major traffic interruptions and a large fire.
Police failed to comment when asked about the cause of the fire, but a witness at the scene speculated that the accident was due to the gas canisters in the van.
Fire crew put it out within minutes, gas canisters from work van seems to be Te cause. pic.twitter.com/D9bBmWvhc7
— Ricardo Soares (@rsoaresfc) August 21, 2013
The van appeared to be a Ford transit diesel van, it is unclear whether there were any passengers in the vehicle.
Pappzd will update you on the incident as more information becomes available.