Several pedestrians struck by car outside London museum

British emergency services raced to London's Natural History Museum after a car struck pedestrians Saturday outside the building. Police said there were injuries, and one person was detained at the scene.

The incident was believed to have involved a black Toyota Prius, which collided with a silver Vauxhall saloon and a Jaguar.

Of the 11 injured, nine have been taken to hospital, the London Ambulance Service said.

Most of those hurt were treated for leg and head injuries.

A statement from the Metropolitan Police said: "Police were called at 1421 on Saturday, 7 October to reports of a collision in Exhibition Road, South Kensington.

"It is believed that a number of pedestrians have been injured. Officers are on scene, and the London Ambulance Service have been called.

"A man has been detained at the scene. Enquiries to establish the circumstances and motive are underway."

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