Arrest after car hits pedestrians in Sloane Square

Arrest after car hits pedestrians in Sloane Square

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of committing driving offences

Two men have been taken to hospital after being hit by a car in London’s Sloane Square, police say.

Government minister Greg Hands tweeted a vehicle had “mounted the pavement and struck pedestrians” before being abandoned nearby.

Cordons have been put around the area while the vehicle is searched by officers. The Met said the incident was not terror-related.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of committing driving offences.

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Two men were hit by the car in Sloane Square

London Ambulance Service said it was called out at just after 12:00 BST to reports of a collision “involving pedestrians”.

“We dispatched two ambulance crews and a medic in a car, with the first of our crews arriving in under four minutes,” it said in a statement.

“We treated two men at the scene and took them both to hospital.”

Source: BBC

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