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At Least 1 Dead After Vehicle Hits Pedestrians Near North London Mosque

A highway in north London is cordoned off in Finsbury Park, where military contend a car struck pedestrians, withdrawal several casualties. One chairman has been arrested.

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A highway in north London is cordoned off in Finsbury Park, where military contend a car struck pedestrians, withdrawal several casualties. One chairman has been arrested.

Yui Mok/AP

Updated 11:58 p.m. ET

London military contend they are questioning a “major incident” in North London after reports of a car collision with pedestrians early Monday, withdrawal during slightest one chairman dead.

“One male was conspicuous passed during a scene,” Metropolitan Police Service pronounced in a statement. “Eight people harmed were taken to 3 apart hospitals; dual people were treated during a stage for teenager injuries.”

The U.K. military use pronounced officers were called during 12:20 a.m. internal time (7:20 p.m. Sunday ET) to a stage on Seven Sisters Road in Finsbury Park neighborhood, home to many immigrants.

“There are a series of casualties,” a military pronounced in an progressing statement. “There has been one chairman arrested.”

“The motorist of a outpost – a male aged 48 – was found incarcerated by members of a open during a scene,” military report. He’s “been taken to sanatorium as a precaution,” where he’ll accept a mental health assessment, according to a statement.

London Ambulance Service tweeted that it was also promulgation puncture crews to a scene.

According to mixed reports and amicable media posts, a outpost ran over people withdrawal a Finsbury Park Mosque.

“We have been sensitive that a outpost has run over worshipers as they left #FinsburyPark Mosque,” a Muslim Council of Britain said on Twitter. “Our prayers are with a victims.”

According to a Council in a follow-up tweet, a outpost struck a victims closer to a Muslim Welfare House.

“The personality of a mosque will recover a matter after though right now reserve is a concern,” tweeted a Muslim Welfare House.

The mosques were bustling with people watching a holy month of Ramadan.

Finsbury Park Mosque Chairman Mohammed Kozbar tweeted his condolences for a “cowardly attack.”

Early this month, in what military called a apprehension attack, 3 Muslim extremists in a outpost veered into pedestrians on London Bridge, before aggressive people with knives in a circuitously Borough Market. Eight people were killed and dozens were bleeding before military fatally shot a 3 attackers.

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