Police say 19 killed in blast at Ariana Grande concert in UK

Posted at 6:59 PM, May 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-22 20:31:51-04

LONDON (AP) — Greater Manchester Police say 19 people have been confirmed dead in an explosion at Manchester Arena that is being treated as a possible terrorist attack.

Police said roughly 50 people were injured. Police said the incident started at 10:35 Monday night at an Ariana Grande concert.

Emergency vehicles were on the scene helping the injured and bomb disposal units were later seen outside the venue.

There was mass panic after the explosion at the end of the concert, which was part of Grande's The Dangerous Woman Tour.