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Old 07 April 2017, 02:14 PM
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Icon06 Stockholm Incident: Lorry rams people

Not many details yet, but I heard about it because I already had a friend out there checking in that he was okay,

A lorry has driven into a store in central Stockholm, killing at least three people, Swedish media say.

Shots have also reportedly been fired.

Swedish police said a number of people were injured, and they are treating it as terrorism.

The incident occurred on Drottninggatan (Queen Street), one of the city's major pedestrian streets, just before 15:00 local time (13:00 GMT).
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Old 07 April 2017, 09:04 PM
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The article has updated a great deal since I first posted it. My friends in Stockholm were all stranded due to the streets being largely locked down - their employer managed to arrange for food and cabs for them throughout the day.

4 dead, 1 arrest that appears to not actually be the driver.
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Default Stockholm attack: Uzbek man held on suspicion of terrorism

A man arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses after the Stockholm truck attack is from the central Asian republic of Uzbekistan and was known to intelligence services, Swedish authorities said.
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