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UK: At least one person dead in Westminster Bridge car attack - reports00:29

UK: At least one person dead in Westminster Bridge car attack - reports

United Kingdom, London
March 22, 2017 at 17:03 GMT +00:00 · Published

At least three people were hit by a car during an alleged terrorist attack on Westminster Bridge, London, Wednesday. St. Thomas’ hospital staff reportedly said that one woman has subsequently died from her injuries.

People were evacuated from the Westminster area after a police officer was stabbed and a car drove into a crowd of people, in two serious incidents. Police are reporting that they are considering the attacks as terrorist incidents.

The alleged assailant in the stabbing was shot by police, according to the latest reports, as he tried to enter the Houses of Parliament.

The Houses of Commons, which earlier hosted Prime Minister’s Questions, has now been suspended with MPs being told to wait in the chamber while the incident was resolved. Prime Minister Theresa May was ushered out of the palace by armed police.

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At least three people were hit by a car during an alleged terrorist attack on Westminster Bridge, London, Wednesday. St. Thomas’ hospital staff reportedly said that one woman has subsequently died from her injuries.

People were evacuated from the Westminster area after a police officer was stabbed and a car drove into a crowd of people, in two serious incidents. Police are reporting that they are considering the attacks as terrorist incidents.

The alleged assailant in the stabbing was shot by police, according to the latest reports, as he tried to enter the Houses of Parliament.

The Houses of Commons, which earlier hosted Prime Minister’s Questions, has now been suspended with MPs being told to wait in the chamber while the incident was resolved. Prime Minister Theresa May was ushered out of the palace by armed police.

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