One individual has died and one other has been injured after a automobile exploded outdoors a hospital in Liverpool.
Merseyside Police confirmed they have been known as to experiences of a automobile explosion outdoors Liverpool Girls’s Hospital at 10.59am on Sunday.
Photos from the scene confirmed a automobile on fireplace after which burnt out.
“Sadly, we will verify that one individual has died and one other has been taken to hospital the place he’s being handled for his accidents, which fortunately usually are not life threatening,” the drive mentioned in an announcement.
“So we far we perceive that the automobile concerned was a taxi which pulled up on the hospital shortly earlier than the explosion occurred.”
Counter-terrorism officers are main the investigation into what occurred, however detectives are conserving an “open thoughts” over the trigger, they added.
A cordon and street closures have been put in place whereas police study the scene.
No arrests have been made.