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UK: Bus driver gives account of London Bridge incident00:42

UK: Bus driver gives account of London Bridge incident

United Kingdom, London
June 3, 2017 at 22:56 GMT -00:00 · Published

SOT, Interviewer (English): "What time was that?"

SOT, Bus driver (English): "Around nine, ten."

SOT, Interviewer (English): "About two hours ago?"

SOT, Bus driver (English): "Around two hours ago yes. So ever since we cannot go back and they keep pushing us forward, down."

SOT, Interviewer (English): "We’re right now just off the London Bridge. Thank you."

Ambulances and police blocked off the area around London Bridge, South London, on Saturday evening, after a van reportedly ploughed into a crowd of pedestrians.

Footage shows a bus driver explaining how he helped victims out of the area, "Some tourists from Italy, they were scared, shaking and everything and I took them to the train station" he explained.

"They closed the station and they wouldn’t allow me to go back to my bus. My bus is now on the bridge and it is stuck there" he said.

A bomb squad has reportedly been deployed to the central London landmark, with eye witnesses reporting sounds of gun shots and victims receiving CPR.

UK: Bus driver gives account of London Bridge incident00:42
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SOT, Interviewer (English): "What time was that?"

SOT, Bus driver (English): "Around nine, ten."

SOT, Interviewer (English): "About two hours ago?"

SOT, Bus driver (English): "Around two hours ago yes. So ever since we cannot go back and they keep pushing us forward, down."

SOT, Interviewer (English): "We’re right now just off the London Bridge. Thank you."

Ambulances and police blocked off the area around London Bridge, South London, on Saturday evening, after a van reportedly ploughed into a crowd of pedestrians.

Footage shows a bus driver explaining how he helped victims out of the area, "Some tourists from Italy, they were scared, shaking and everything and I took them to the train station" he explained.

"They closed the station and they wouldn’t allow me to go back to my bus. My bus is now on the bridge and it is stuck there" he said.

A bomb squad has reportedly been deployed to the central London landmark, with eye witnesses reporting sounds of gun shots and victims receiving CPR.

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