Several people were reportedly injured when a van ran over them in Canada's Toronto on Monday. According to reports, at least 8 to 10 people suffered injuries in the incident which took place in the area of Yonge Street and Finch Avenue.
According to reports, a white van drove down the sidewalk hitting people.
"Collision, numerous pedestrians have been struck by a white van on Yonge St and Finch area. Unknown of extent of injuries, possible 8 - 10 pedestrians struck," the Toronto Police said in a series of tweets.
UPDATE 1:27 pm, police were called to Yonge Street and Finch Avenue East, for a collision.— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) April 23, 2018
A Media Sgt from traffic services is on their way to the scene.
Too early to confirm the number of pedestrians struck or their injuries. More to come.^gl
Images on social media showed several ambulances at the incident site and paramedics attending the injured. While relief and rescue operations were on, it was too early to say if it was a terror attack.
More details awaited.