One arrested after van drives into pedestrians
A vehicle struck pedestrians on a north London road early Monday morning, causing several casualties, police said. One person has been arrested.
Sky News reported that police said the incident happened after worshippers were leaving the Finsbury Park mosque after prayers.
Metropolitan Police said officers were called to the scene on Seven Sisters Road at 12:20 a.m. Monday. The London Ambulance Service said it was responding to the incident.
Transportation officials said roads in the area were being closed. No other details were immediately available.
Britain’s terrorist alert has been set at “severe” meaning an attack is highly likely.
A man stands in the stairway of a house with smoke billowing from the roof in an area devastated by a wildfire in Canical, near Alvares, Portugal, on Sunday. The wildfire killed at least 61 people, most of them burning to death in their cars, the government said.
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