6 killed, 3 suspects dead after 'terrorist incident' at London Bridge,Borough Market.
Six people were killed, three attackers are dead and many other victims have been transported to hospitals after a "terrorist incident" in London Saturday night involving a vehicle reportedly plowing into pedestrians on London Bridge and reported stabbings at Borough Market, police said.Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said this is being treated as a"terrorist incident."
Police said they responded to reports of a vehicle striking pedestrians on London Bridge at about 10 p.m. local time.
"The vehicle continued to drive from London Bridge to Borough Market," Rowley said. "The suspects then left the vehicle and a number of people were stabbed."Armed officers confronted the three male suspects, who were shot and killed by authorities in Borough Market, Rowley said.Police said the suspects were wearing hoax explosive vests.The suspects were confronted and shot by the police within eight minutes of the first call, Rowley added.