Terrorists struck again in United Kingdom on Saturday night leaving seven persons dead and forty- eight people hospitalised.
The London Ambulance Service in a statement on Sunday according to agency reports confirmed the casualty figures and the injured.
“We took 48 patients to five hospitals across London and treated a number of others at the scene for minor injuries,” the LAS stated.
According to a statement by Metropolitan police assistant commissioner for specialist operations, Mark Rowley, the attack began late Saturday night, when a white van stuck pedestrians on London Bridge.
Rowley said the suspects left the vehicle and “a number of people were stabbed, including an on-duty British Transport Police officer who was responding to the incident at London Bridge,”