Amongst the London riots 2011 a photograph of the London Eye on fire is circulating, it is believedÂ to be a fake hoax.
The image was posted on twitter in the early hours of this morning, and has created a online frenzy and terror in the hearts of many.
No reported news has confirmed that the symbol of London has been a target of the three night riots that have taken over the streets of the British Capital.
The riots have caused chaos and tens of millions of pounds of damage have already been reported. Police are still trying to get the situation under control but as of yet have proved unsuccessful in calming the thugs.
It started in the area of Tottenham, and has since spread to Camden, Peckham, Brixton, Notting Hill, Kensington, Kilburn, Oxford Circus.