'Gunshots fired' at Oxford Circus as shoppers flee


By Stewart Paterson For Mailonline

Published: 16:56 GMT, 24 November 2017 | Updated: 17:07 GMT, 24 November 2017


Hundreds have been evacuated from Oxford Circus tube station amid reports of gunshots. 

Armed police have arrived on scene after a gunman was reported to have fired shots. 

Witnesses at the scene described seeing a lorry on the pavement surrounded by police as if it had 'ploughed' into pedestrians.

Next to the lorry, the pavement was said to be covered in blood.

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