Reports of a shooting have been made outside the UK Houses of Parliament in London, while the building has been put into lockdown.
The incident reportedly occurred on Westminster Bridge, with conflicting reports to the number of people injured.
A parliamentary spokesperson has said that two people were shot outside the Houses of Parliament. However according to a Reuters photographer at the scene, there are at least a dozen injured people on Westminster Bridge.
British police have said the incident on Westminster Bridge is being treated as firearms incident.
The alleged assailant was reportedly shot at the UK parliament buildings by armed police, according to the leader of the House of Commons.