VIDEO: Terrified Passengers Flee Melbourne Tram Incident
Frightening video footage has emerged showing shoppers and passengers fleeing in terror after a malfunctioning tram began sparking and exploding in Melbourne's CBD on Saturday.
The video shows the moment the tram started sparking and exploding, at a standstill in the middle of Flinders Street.
There is a loud bang as sparks shoot out from under the wheels and smoke pours from the top of the tram.
Shocked passengers and onlookers flee the area, some screaming and shouting as they run.
Moments later two more loud bangs are heard.
It is unknown exactly what wrong with the tram and understood that nobody was hurt during the incident.
Source: Daily Mail