Reports of an “explosion” at the Manchester Arena have been spreading on social media as police confirmed they were responding to “an incident”.
Witnesses reported hearing a “huge bang” at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig and police have warned people to stay away from the area.
EXPLOSION AT MANCHESTER ARENA AND EVERYONE RAN OUT SO SCARY? pic.twitter.com/pJbUBoELtE
— ♡♡ (@hannawwh) May 22, 2017
CNN reports that at least 20 have been killed during the incident.
This is a breaking news story.