A picture has been shared on social media showing a man lying on the ground who appears to have canisters strapped to him.
“At least two people have been killed and and multiple people are injured in a terrorist “rampage” two central London landmarks.
London Bridge and Borough Market have been hit in what appears to be two coordinated attacks south of the River Thames. A separate incident at Vauxhall is not connected, police have said.
The London Bridge area is in lockdown after a white transit van ploughed into a crowd of people at speed shortly after 10pm, sparking a major incident. Witnesses reported up to 20 people injured. there were also reports of pedestrians being attacked with knives.”
A van drove into pedestrians on the bridge and two separate eyewitnesses – one named Eric, another named Gerard – told the BBC that they saw men stabbing people in both sites, and heard them shouting: “This is for Allah”.