Two killed, several injured in London Bridge stabbing

08:15 PM | 29 Nov, 2019
Two killed, several injured in London Bridge stabbing
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LONDON - Two people were killed and numbers of others injured in a stabbing incident at London Bridge, police said on Friday.

The Metropolitan Police taking a swift action killed an attacker who was believed to have been wearing a hoax explosive jacket.

The force said they responded to a stabbing incident at a premises near the bridge just before 14:00 local time. London Ambulance Service has declared it a "major incident".

A video circulating on Twitter shows a group of men were fighting on the bridge when police arrived the scene and shots were fired at the suspect.

https://twitter.com/stephlipscomb21/status/1200431476669595662

British Transport Police said London Bridge station was currently closed and no trains would be stopping there.