Six people were killed and at least 48 injured in an attack on London Bridge and in Borough Market. The […]
Six people were killed and at least 48 injured in an attack on London Bridge and in Borough Market.
The attack began late Saturday night, when a white van swerved into crowds of pedestrians on London Bridge, leaving bodies lying in the roadway, according to witness reports.
The London Ambulance Service said 48 people had been taken to five hospitals across the capital and a number of other people were treated at the scene.
A police officer who was responding to the attack on London Bridge was also stabbed. The officer received serious but not life-threatening injuries, according to an official police statement.
Three suspects in the rampage were shot and killed by police within minutes of the first emergency call.