Three people rushed to hospital after Edgware Road stabbing on New Year’s Day

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London's Edgware Road has been closed off by officers from the Met Police following reports of a stabbing in the area.

Three people are being treated following the incident which left two men taken to a major trauma centre while one woman was rushed to hospital.

Video footage circulating on social media shows officers from the police force cordon off the junction close to Seymour Street following the incident.

Ambulance crews and the fire brigade are also on the scene of the incident, as well as a stationary bus.

A spokesperson for the London Ambulance Service told Daily Star: "We were called at 12:34am this morning [01 January] to Edgware Road, W2, to reports of an incident.

"We sent a number of resources to the scene including an incident response officer, an advanced paramedic, three ambulance crews and an advanced trauma team car from London's Air Ambulance.

"We treated three people at the scene: two males and one female. We took both males to a major trauma centre and the female patient to hospital."

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