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    An American national from the state of Utah, Kurt Cochran, was killed in an attack near the UK Parliament in London, according his family's statement issued on Thursday.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Cochran's wife also received serious injuries and is currently being treated in the hospital.

    "Our family is heartbroken to learn of the death of our brother- and son-in-law, Kurt W. Cochran, who was a victim of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London," the statement said.

    A car attack and a knife-stabbing incident occurred in the borough of Westminster in London, leaving five people, including a London police officer and the alleged assailant, killed and at least 40 wounded.

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