Van Hits Pedestrians In Finsbury Park, North London

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LONDON (CNN) — Emergency services are attending a number of casualties after a vehicle hit pedestrians in Finsbury Park, north London.

  • The incident happened just after midnight local time Monday (June 19) morning
  • Authorities are treating casualties at the scene on Seven Sisters Road
  • Witnesses say a vehicle ran into worshipers near Finsbury Park Mosque
  • One person is in custody

Witnesses: Three men exited van
Two witnesses at the scene independently told CNN they saw three men exit the van that ran into pedestrians.

The witnesses said one was arrested and two fled.

London’s Metropolitan Police said earlier one man was arrested. CNN is reaching out to authorities regarding the witness reports.