London van 'swerved' to hit pedestrians in Finsbury Park: reports

British police have sealed off the road outside Finsbury Park tube station in north-east London, after reports a van has driven into people in the area.

Social media users have reported a van swerved to hit pedestrians near or outside the local mosque. 

A man was shown on video being held by police behind a police vehicle.

Sky News London said a number of casualties were being treated at the scene and the Metropolitan Police said it was dealing with a "major incident".

- with Reuters

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