Concert goers have fled Manchester Arena after reports of two loud noises described as ‘explosions’.
EXPLOSION AT MANCHESTER ARENA AND EVERYONE RAN OUT SO SCARY😭 pic.twitter.com/pJbUBoELtE
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Mirror have confirmed that at least ten police cars, five ambulances and two riot vans attended the scene with armed police spotted outside the arena where Ariana Grande was performing.
Police statement on incident at Manchester Arena pic.twitter.com/gaKASukx9a
— G M Police (@gmpolice) May 22, 2017
Greater Manchester Police have warned people to stay away from the area while they deal with a serious incident and have confirmed a number of fatalities.
Police add that further details of the incident will be available soon.