BREAKING: Van ‘filled with gas canisters’ ploughs into 18 innocent pedestrians in Shanghai

The incident happened in the Huangpu District of the city at around 9am when a brown van plowed into a number of people crossing the street.

A witness on the scene has filmed a video of the aftermath and claims to have seen gas canisters in the van.

Emergency services are at the scene to deal with the incident.

More to follow…