People took to social media following the incident on the busy station in London, with one describing listening to a “bang”.
A Twitter person shared an image of the practice concerned within the smash.
They captioned the put up: “Poor lad has a mare this morning. There’s a barrier there son… #GWR #Paddington.”
Another tweeted: “Our @GWRHelp train just crashed into the buffers at Paddington.”
A 3rd wrote: “Ah, that confirms the bang I just heard a few minutes ago while standing on Platform 8…”
The crash occurred as commuters battled into work on Monday morning.
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