Car ploughs through pedestrians in London, seriously injuring multiple people


Multiple people are injured after a car mounted the pavement and hit pedestrians in London’s Stamford Hill area.

Emergency services rushed to the scene and established a security cordon while treatment on the victims was under way. The incident is not currently being treated as terrorism related.

“A car is reported to have mounted the pavement and struck a number of pedestrians,” police said in a statement, adding that the condition of the injured remains unknown.

“At this early stage, this incident is not being treated as terror-related,” it added.

Images from the scene shared on social media show a car smashed into a tree near a busy pavement in Hackney, East london. So far no arrests have been made.