Vehicle hits, kills pedestrians on London Bridge, people stabbed, shots fired nearby

Camille Rivera
June 4, 2017

"We can confirm we have taken at least 20 patients to six hospitals across London following the incident at London Bridge".

Describing what appeared to be canisters strapped to the man's chest, he said: "The first sight at thought it wasn't anything real, it didn't look real to me but I'm not like the person who could honestly say if they were real or not because I have no experience".

Authorities are responding to reports that a van struck multiple pedestrians on the London Bridge Saturday afternoon, according to multiple reports.

The BBC reported more than one dead in the incident.

Cops were called to a second wave of stabbings and gunfire at Borough Market minutes after a terror incident yards away at London Bridge.

The Manchester bombing was the deadliest attack in Britain since July 2005, when four British Muslim suicide bombers killed 52 people in coordinated attacks on London's transport network. They just went randomly along Borough High Street stabbing people, ' he said.

Police are believed to be searching for three suspects who may be armed, the BBC reported.

"The Prime Minister is in contact with officials and is being regularly updated on the incident at London Bridge", Downing Street said.

"Officers jumped out and started tending to the guy on the floor and about three of them also started running towards the London Bridge area".

"Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U.K., we will be there", he tweeted. The bridge itself has been closed and the nearby London Bridge underground station was also closed.

A witness told CNN two men entered a restaurant at Borough Market, just south of London Bridge, and stabbed two people inside.

There are unconfirmed reports that least seven people have been stabbed as witnesses told of bodies "strewn" on the road at the landmark in central London.

In March, four people were killed in London after Khalid Masood rammed his auto into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge, before fatally stabbing a policeman outside the Houses of Parliament.

BBC reporter Holly Jones was at the bridge when the van came through and reported the van veered off the road and into crowds of people.

Police have confirmed that incidents at London Bridge and nearby Borough Market are "terrorist incidents".

One terrified woman said she was at a restaurant and police swarmed on the area.

The Royal Oak pub, near the area of the attacks, opened its doors to people evacuated from hotels. Grande and others are slated to return to Manchester on Sunday for a benefit concert.

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