Westminster terrorist attack: police officer stabbed by assailant dies

Oliver Gill
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The Westminster attack took place at 2.40pm this afternoon (Source: Getty)

A police officer stabbed during today's Westminster attack has died, according to reports.

The BBC reported the officer had died with Met Police set to hold a further briefing in the next 10 minutes.

The man who attacked the police officer has also died, the Metropolitan police has confirmed.

Two others have been confirmed to have died with several others hurt, some with "catastrophic" injuries, after the attack, a junior doctor at St Thomas' Hospital has told the Press Association.

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