CRIME REPORTING

TRAFFIC: 6 DEAD IN LONDON BRIDGE TERROR ATTACK (PHOTOS)

Slide 1 of 16: A Police officer clears people away from the area near London Bridge after an incident in central London, late June 3. British police said they were dealing with "incidents" on London Bridge and nearby Borough Market in the heart of the British capital Saturday, as witnesses reported a vehicle veering off the road and hitting several pedestrians.

Three terror suspects have been shot dead by police after killing six people, using a van to mow down people on London Bridge, with a second attack in nearby Borough Market seeing people stabbed and revellers fighting the attackers to save their lives.

At least 20 people have been injured but police warned that number was expected to rise.

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The attacks started at 10.08pm on Saturday in areas just south of central London which are popular for an evening out. Police were first called to reports of a van hitting pedestrians on London Bridge. Armed officers were rushed to the scene and the Metropolitan police confirmed that at least one officer had opened fire at Borough Market.

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