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In pictures: Finsbury Park van attack

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Police said the attack on a group of worshippers near a mosque by a man in a white van is being treated as terrorism.

Police officers man a cordon at Finsbury Park in north London, where one person has been arrested after a vehicle struck pedestrians, leaving "a number of casualties". PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday June 19, 2017. See PA story POLICE SevenSisters. Photo credit should read: Yui Mok/PA Wire

A man has been arrested after a van was driven into worshippers near a north London mosque.

Police said the attack, by a man in a white van, is being treated as terrorism after one man died in the incident near the Finsbury Park Mosque in north London early on Monday.

Here is a selection of pictures from the incident.

A police van outside Pontyclun Van Hire in Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan. A van hired from the company was found in Finsbury Park (Claire Hayhurst/PA)
A police van outside Pontyclun Van Hire in Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan. A van hired from the company was found in Finsbury Park (Claire Hayhurst/PA)
A man observes prayers at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)
A man observes prayers at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)
A forensic tent stands next to a van in Finsbury Park (Victoria Jones/PA)
A forensic tent stands next to a van in Finsbury Park (Victoria Jones/PA)
Local people observe prayers at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)
Local people observe prayers at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)
An armed police officer on the cordon (Yui Mok/PA)
An armed police officer on the cordon (Yui Mok/PA)

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Picture taken with permission from the Twitter feed of Jennifer Heape showing ambulances deployed at Finsbury Park (Jennifer Heape/PA)
Picture taken with permission from the Twitter feed of Jennifer Heape showing ambulances deployed at Finsbury Park (Jennifer Heape/PA)
Witness Abdikadar Warfa shows reporters a picture of a man who he says was taken away by police after an incident in Finsbury Park (Alex Britton/PA)
Witness Abdikadar Warfa shows reporters a picture of a man who he says was taken away by police after an incident in Finsbury Park (Alex Britton/PA)
A police evidence gatherer stand in a street in Finsbury Park (Victoria Jones/PA)
A police evidence gatherer stand in a street in Finsbury Park (Victoria Jones/PA)
Picture taken with permission from the Twitter feed of Thomas Van Hulle @Thomasvanhulle showing police activity on the Seven Sisters Road in north London (Thomas Van Hulle/PA)
Picture taken with permission from the Twitter feed of Thomas Van Hulle @Thomasvanhulle showing police activity on the Seven Sisters Road in north London (Thomas Van Hulle/PA)
Police officers talk with local people at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)
Police officers talk with local people at Finsbury Park (Yui Mok/PA)

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