UK News Woman pulled alive from River Thames after London attack - river authority

19:41  22 march  2017
19:41  22 march  2017 Source:   Reuters

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A woman has been pulled from the River Thames alive after Wednesday's attack on a bridge near Britain's parliament in Westminster, the Port of London Authority (PLA) said, adding that she was being treated for serious injuries.

"A female member of the public was pulled from the water near Westminster Bridge, alive, with serious injuries," a PLA spokesman told Reuters.

"She's undergoing very urgent medical treatment now."

He added that the river had been closed to all non-emergency traffic in the immediate area.

Manslaughter Probe Into Thames Speedboat Death Of Woman Killed On First Date

  Manslaughter Probe Into Thames Speedboat Death Of Woman Killed On First Date Police have launched a manslaughter investigation into the death of a young woman who was thrown from a speedboat while on an online date. Charlotte Brown, known as Charli, was pulled unconscious from the Thames, near Wandsworth Bridge in December 2015 and later died in hospital. The man survived.At the time, police deemed the 24-year-old’s death non suspicious, but the Crown Prosecution Service has since sent the file on Brown’s death back, suggesting a potential manslaughter offence should be investigated.

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(Reporting by Alistair Smout; editing by Stephen Addison)

Woman pulled alive from River Thames after London attack - river authority .
A woman has been pulled from the River Thames alive after Wednesday's attack on a bridge near Britain's parliament in Westminster, the Port of London Authority (PLA) said, adding that she was being treated for serious injuries. "A female member of the public was pulled from the water near Westminster Bridge, alive, with serious injuries," a PLA spokesman told Reuters."She's undergoing very urgent medical treatment now."He added that the river had been closed to all non-emergency traffic in the immediate area.

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