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Stockholm ‘lorry attack’

METROGRAB: METROGRAB: A truck has been driven into people in central Stockholm, police and eyewitnesses said.

A lorry has driven into a store in central Stockholm, killing at least two people, Swedish police say.


Earlier media reports said three people had been killed. Police said a number of people were also injured.

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said the country has been attacked and everything indicated that this was an act of terrorism.

The incident occurred on Drottninggatan (Queen Street), one of the city’s major pedestrian streets.

It happened just before 15:00 local time (13:00 GMT).


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