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MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

MASSIVE explosion in London - up to 30 injured

Close to 30 people have been injured following the explosion in Stamford Hill in north London, which may have been caused by a mobile phone.

Footage of the fire show it turning into a fireball shortly after being lit.

Some ultra-Orthodox Jews oppose the use of smartphones, deeming them risky and spiritually harmful, and Yeshiva World News said the rabbi had made a speech about the issue before the explosion.

However, the blast only happened as the fire was being lit, suggesting that it was caused by fumes from the fuel on the fire, believed to be oil.

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London's ambulance service said it sent a hazardous area response team to assist Hatzola. Around ten people were taken to hospital, with Hatzola medical volunteers treating "multiple patients" at the scene. The Metropolitan Police said there had been no reports of serious injuries or any criminal allegations.

According to reports, the explosion occurred during the festive kindling of the fire.

Some even said the rabbi - a leader of the Chassidic Jewish movement - had chucked a phone into the blaze in a warning against the evil of smartphones. According to tradition, during this holiday bonfires.

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