Published: Thu, August 16, 2018
World Media | By Cesar Oliver

Three hurt in London terror attack, Latest World News

Three hurt in London terror attack, Latest World News

The incident occurred at 7.37am this morning.

. A woman is being treated for serious but non life-threatening injuries. Mounted police officers block a road leading to the scene where a auto that crashed into security barriers outside the Houses.

London's Metropolitan Police say that they are treating the crash outside of Parliament as a terrorist incident.

London Ambulance Service have confirmed that they treated two people at the scene of the incident and have taken them to hospital.

Neighbours called him a quiet man who frequently visited an internet cafe and a nearby shisha lounge, both on Stratford Road.

The Westminster subway station was also closed "for entry and exit due to a security alert outside the station", the official Transport for London feed tweeted.

Barry Williams, a BBC member of staff based at Millbank, said: "I heard lots of screams and turned round".

"It looked deliberate. It didn't look like an accident", he said. He was taken to a south London police station for questioning, where he remains in custody.

Media reports said a cyclist was among the injured.

Sky's political correspondent Tom Parmenter said "the police response is very significant", with more officers arriving at the scene.

It then spent almost five hours in the Tottenham Court Road area before being driven around Westminster for more than 90 minutes before the crash.

Several people have been injured after a auto collided with the barriers outside the outside the UK Houses of Parliament in London. "There was a loud bang from the collusion and a bit of smoke", Ewelina Ochab told the Associated Press.

She said: "I was walking on the other side [of the road]".

In March of 2017, four people died after Khalid Masood rammed a auto into a crowd on Westminister Bridge.

"I saw the auto crash into the barrier outside Westminster Palace, with smoke coming out of the vehicle".

Video footage shows the exact moment a vehicle crashed outside the British Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack on Tuesday morning. Three people were reported to be hurt in this incident. Mr. Masood then tried to rush inside with a knife and killed a police officer before being shot dead in a courtyard area.

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