Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Finsbury+Park+Mosque%3A+Man+dies+as+van+hits+pedestrians
Monday, 19 June 2017 - 10:03
Finsbury Park Mosque: Man dies as van hits pedestrians
21

Shares
2,545

Views

A man has died and eight people have been injured after a van struck a crowd of pedestrians near a north London mosque.

A 48-year-old man was arrested following the collision just after midnight near Finsbury Park Mosque in Seven Sisters Road.

Counter terrorism officers are at the scene, the Metropolitan Police said.

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) said a van "intentionally" ran over worshippers.

The body said it was a "violent manifestation of Islamophbia" and called for extra security around mosques.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
5,389 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
9,645 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,790 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
22,982 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,327 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
55,829 Views
Top