TERROR IN BELGIUM Brussels explosion sees ‘suicide bomber blow himself up’ at Central Station as he is shot by troops while threatening terrified train passengers
AN EXPLOSION rocked Brussels Central station after a suspected suicide bomber “blew himself up” – sending terrified passengers fleeing in panic.
Belgian troops patrolling the station swooped in to “neutralise” the man, who was threatening civilians, according to an investigating source.
Sudden panic in Grand Place after small explosion in Brussels Central Station
The suspect was said to be wearing a rucksack packed with explosives around Belgium’s busiest railway station.
The attacker was “shot several times” and it appears that “he triggered a device”, according to a source.
Police sources said the attacker was seriously injured in the blast, however it’s not clear if he survived.