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Two members of the public have been killed following a terrorist attack that took place on London Bridge.

The incident began as a knife attack, the suspect was wearing an explosive vest and was shot dead by police upon attempting to detonate it.

The explosive vest is believed to have been a hoax according to Neil Basu (UK’s top counter-terrorism officer).

Some members of the public have been praised for their heroism by physically intervening with the suspect. 

Police have confirmed this incident as a terrorist incident. Investigations are ongoing but the situation is under control.

-Sam Fitzsimons