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UK: Hit and run incident at London mosque September 19

Three pedestrians injured in a hit and run incident near a London mosque early September 19; terrorism ruled out

19 Sep 08:39 AM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 9/19/2018, 12:00 AM until 9/20/2018, 11:59 PM (Europe/London). COUNTRY/REGION London

Event

Three pedestrians were injured after being hit by a car outside of a mosque in the London borough of Brent shortly after midnight (local time) on Wednesday, September 19. Police have yet to intercept the assailants, who fled the scene. The passengers were reportedly drunk and expressed racist comments to individuals in the area. The police have ruled out terrorism as a motive.

Advice

Individuals in London are advised to avoid the vicinity of the incident until the investigation is completed.

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