London crash: What we know so far


At least one person was killed and 10 others were injured when a large van struck pedestrians outside a mosque in London early Monday. Here’s what we know about the incident so far:

  • Police arrested one man, aged 48, in the ramming. The suspect has not been identified. He was taken to the hospital and will receive a mental health evaluation.
  • Authorities said one person was killed at the scene of the incident. Eight people were being treated at three area hospitals. Two others were treated at the scene.
  • London’s Metro Police were investigating the incident as a “potential terror attack.”
  • The van struck worshippers leaving the Muslim Welfare House after Ramadan prayers.
  • Witnesses said two other men in the van jumped out and fled. Police have not confirmed that.
  • British Prime Minister Theresa May will chair an emergency session of the security Cabinet later Monday.
  • London Mayor Sadiq Khan decried the incident as a “horrific terrorist attack.”



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