London was devastated again late Sunday evening by the fourth terror attack in four months when an unidentified man driving a white van plowed into pedestrians leaving a local mosque. Here is what we know so far, and don’t know yet, about the attack.
What we know:
Witnesses said the suspect mowed down pedestrians leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque a little after midnight as the crowd left the mosque after their Ramadan prayers. (Fox News)
The crowd had assembled to render assistance to an elderly man who had collapsed when the van struck. Ten victims suffered injuries of varying severity; the elderly man was pronounced dead at the scene (of as yet unknown causes). (The Guardian)
All of the victims were members of London’s Muslim community. (Fox News)
A 48-year-old suspect, who has been described by witnesses as caucasian, has been taken into custody and police are treating the attack as terrorism. (Fox News)
Witnesses reported that the man exited the van