Car PLOUGHS into pedestrians in London

7th Oct 17 | News

It is believed that a number of pedestrians have been injured in the incident

A man has been arrested after a car ploughed into pedestrians on a pavement outside the Natural History Museum in London.

The car, which reportedly was a black Toyota Prius, targeted pedestrians entering the museum before hitting two other cars.

The car was also said to be a licensed taxi.

Pictures show a number of police cars and ambulances at the scene as officers and paramedics deal with the situation.

It is also believed that a number of pedestrians have been injured in the incident.

 

 

The Mirror is also reporting that nearby Tube stations, including South Kensington and Sloane Square have been evacuated.

 

 

 

In a statement Scotland Yard said: "Police were called at 1421 on Saturday, 7 October to reports of a collision in Exhibition Road, South Kensington.”

"It is believed that a number of pedestrians have been injured. Officers are on scene, and the London Ambulance Service have been called.”

"A man has been arrested at the scene. Enquiries to establish the circumstances and motive are underway. If you have any information about this incident, please call 101."

 

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