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Woman injured in Westminster attack has died - UK police
April 7, 2017 / 7:24 AM / 7 months ago

Woman injured in Westminster attack has died - UK police

LONDON (Reuters) - A woman who was injured in the March 22 attack on Westminster has died, police said on Friday, taking the death toll from the incident to six including the attacker.

Floral tributes lie in Parliament Square following the attack in Westminster, central London, Britain March 27, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Police said they believed the woman, who died on Thursday, was Andreea Cristea, a Romanian national who had been visiting London at the time of the attack.

Police have said she fell into the River Thames from Westminster Bridge after being driven at by Khalid Masood who ploughed a rented car into pedestrians and stabbed a policeman to death before being shot dead.

Reporting by William Schomberg; editing by Kate Holton

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