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BREAKING NEWS: Witnesses say vehicle ran people over on London Bridge

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Prime Minister Theresa May says London incident being treated as a "potential act of terrorism" 

London police say they are now responding to incident in Vauxhall area.
   British transport police say there are reports of multiple casualties following a major incident on London Bridge.
   Nick Brandon of the British Transport Police control room says he has received reports of an incident possibly involving a knife and a vehicle.
   Witnesses have reported seeing people hit by a vehicle on London Bridge. Police say they're responding to an incident there and another at Borough Market, a busy area of pubs and restaurants nearby.
   He said the seriousness of the injuries is not yet known.

London police say they are responding to an incident at Borough Market, a popular tourist area with restaurants and bars a short distance from London Bridge, where a vehicle is reported to have hit pedestrians.
   The Metropolitan Police force says armed officers are responding at both scenes.
   Witnesses have reported seeing injured people on the ground on the bridge. Police have closed a nearby railway station and told people to get away from the area.
  London's transportation authority has closed three London Underground stations near London Bridge, where police say they are dealing with an incident and witnesses report seeing a vehicle hitting pedestrians.
   An eyewitness tells Sky News he saw people who seemed to have been run over and people being placed in an ambulance covered in blankets.
   London Metropolitan Police have said only that they are dealing with an incident on the bridge, and London Mayor Sadiq Khan tweeted that people should follow police on Twitter for updates.
   Another eyewitness tells Sky he heard a burst of gunfire during the incident.

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