LONDON – 04 June 2017 – London Ambulance Service Assistant Director of Operations, Peter Rhodes, said:
“We are responding to an incident alongside other emergency services at London Bridge.
“We have sent a number of ambulance crews, advanced paramedics and specialist response teams to the scene, with the first of our medics arriving in six minutes. An advanced trauma team from London’s Air Ambulance has also been dispatched by car.
“We are working closely with other members of the emergency services at the scene, with our priority being to get people to safety and ensure they receive the medical help they need as quickly as possible.
“Our initial priority is to assess the level and nature of injuries, and ensure that those people in most need are treated first and taken to hospital.
“More information will follow when we have it.”
Update at 00:49hrs