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Man sets fire on busy Hong Kong subway

Injuries are under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. A fire broke out inside a train at one of Hong Kong's busiest subway stations during rush hour Friday. 


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Injuries are under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. A fire broke out inside a train at one of Hong Kong's busiest subway stations during rush hour Friday. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

Injuries are under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. A fire broke out inside a train at one of Hong Kong's busiest subway stations during rush hour Friday. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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A fire onboard a train is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A fire onboard a train is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A fire onboard a train is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV
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A man, whom police believe to have set himself alight, is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. 

Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A man, whom police believe to have set himself alight, is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A man, whom police believe to have set himself alight, is seen inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV
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A man, whom police believe to have set himself on fire, is seen on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A man, whom police believe to have set himself on fire, is seen on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

A man, whom police believe to have set himself on fire, is seen on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV
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People gather around a man lying on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

People gather around a man lying on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV

People gather around a man lying on the ground inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Social Media/@GastronomicNerd/via Reuters TV
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An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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An injuried person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injuried person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injuried person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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Police officers stand guard inside Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers stand guard inside Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers stand guard inside Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

An injured person is under medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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Injured people receive medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

Injured people receive medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS

Injured people receive medical treatment inside a subway station in Hong Kong. Apple Daily/via REUTERS
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Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

Police officers guard an entrance to Tsim Sha Tsui subway station in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Bobby Yip
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