Several reports circulated on Wednesday morning that there had been an apparent terrorist attack in London. Reports were unclear following the event, with different outlets reporting that a man with a knife was shot, and that citizens were run over by a car near the House of Parliament.
Photos on social media showed what appeared to be a crashed vehicle, that eye witnesses say drove through a crowd of people.
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According to the Associated Press, “the leader of Britain’s House of Commons says a man attacked a police officer at Parliament and has been shot by police.”