Shoppers flee as black taxicab mounts pavement in London's Covent Garden

Trevor Jackson
November 2, 2017

British police said a serious collision on Wednesday evening in the Covent Garden area of central London, a popular tourist spot in the British capital, was a traffic accident and not terrorism.

There were initially fears the incident may have been a deliberate attack, but shortly police said it was not terror related.

A spokesperson told The Independent the incident was not terror related but the exact cause of the crash is not yet known.

They added: "We are aware of injuries but await further confirmation".

It is reported that there is still one person trapped under the vehicle but these reports have yet to be confirmed.

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Dramatic pictures show the cab on the pavement with crowds watching the horrific incident unfold.

The London Ambulance Service said it had crews on the scene, but there was no immediate word on the number of casualties.

Stuart Crichton of London Ambulance Service said: "A man was treated for a serious leg injury and taken to a major trauma centre as a priority".

"Two other patients were treated for minor injuries and also taken to hospital".

This story first appeared in The Sun.

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