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    Police: 'Too Early' to Say Whether Finsbury Park Incident Was Terror Attack

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    The London Metropolitan Police said it was "too early" to say whether the incident near Finsbury Park was a terrorist attack.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The London Metropolitan Police said Monday it was "too early" to say whether the incident near Finsbury Park, northern London, was a terrorist attack.

    The police spokesman was quoted as saying by CNN broadcaster.

    Earlier in the day, the Metropolitan Police said they were called to reports of a vehicle in collision with pedestrians in Seven Sisters Road, located near the Finsbury Park station, with several people injured. One person has been arrested. The Muslim Council of Britain said the attack was directed at Muslims leaving Ramadan night prayers.

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