Vehicle strikes several pedestrians on London road

Vanzella said she saw police put a man into a police vehicle and take him away, but she didn't see them arrest him.

A vehicle struck pedestrians near a mosque in north London early Monday morning, causing several casualties, police said.

The driver of the van, a 48-year-old man, was found detained by members of public at the scene, police said.

The site is close to the Finsbury Park Mosque, from which worshippers were leaving after midnight prayers.

The Metropolitan Police said in a statement: " One man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Early witness reports suggested that people had been struck as they left late-night prayers for the holy month of Ramadan.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May described the collision as a "terrible incident", saying in a statement that her "thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene".

Islington's northern part is represented in Parliament by Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of the Labour Party.

The Finsbury Park Mosque gained notoriety more than a decade ago for sermons by radical cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri, who was sentenced to life in a USA prison in January 2015 for his conviction on terrorism-related charges.

The Muslim Council of Britain general secretary Harun Khan has urged authorities to step up security outside all mosques for fear of another attack.

Eight people were killed last month when attackers used a van to plow into pedestrians on London Bridge, then got out to stab restaurant patrons with knives at the adjacent Borough Market.

A Reuters witness saw at least one person being loaded into an ambulance.

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The crash occurred near the Finsbury Park mosque. He complained that the "mainstream media" was unwilling to call the attack a terrorist incident for many hours.

Resident Cynthia Vanzella said she was in bed when she heard people shouting.

He said people in the crowd put the driver under citizen's arrest. "Our prayers are with the victims", they said on Twitter.

The vehicle careened into people near Finsbury Park.

A man told Britain's Press Association that the van had swerved suddenly and that he had narrowly avoided being hit. They were called out at 00:20h to Seven Sisters Road, in North London. Armed police, ambulances and the fire service were in attendance.

On May 22, a suicide attack killed 22 people and injured almost 60 after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

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He told BuzzFeed: "I think at least eight or 10 people got injured". The first attack happened in Westminster in March and the second in London Bridge two weeks ago.

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