Emergency Services Carry Away Injured After Westminster 'Terrorist Attack'

StoryfulPublished: May 28, 2017
Published: May 28, 2017

Emergency services attended what was being described as a “terrorist incident” in the Westminster area on Tuesday, March 22.

One woman was confirmed dead and an unconfirmed number of people were injured when a vehicle drove into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge. A police officer was also left in critical condition after being stabbed near the Houses of Parliament.

The parliament building <a href="https://newswire.storyful.com/storylines/*/stories/161447?referred_from=World%20News&collection=westminster-security-alert_3633" target="_blank">was subsequently</a> placed on lockdown, during which time MPs shared <a href="https://newswire.storyful.com/storylines/*/stories/161444?referred_from=World%20News&collection=westminster-security-alert_3633" target="_blank">photos and video</a> from inside the complex.

Video shared to social media shows people being carried away by paramedics on the southern end of the Bridge.

A full statement from the Metropolitan Police is available <a href="http://news.met.police.uk/news/latest-on-westminster-incident-229843" target="_blank">here</a>.

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