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Videos show carnage of Barcelona terror attack

  • Dozens of people hurt after a van drove into crowds of people in Barcelona
  • Emergency services have rushed to the scene near the Las Ramblas tourist area
  • The driver of the van is thought to have fled on foot – police are in pursuit

Horrific videos show the moments when the streets of Barcelona’s popular tourist area erupted in carnage when a van ploughed into pedestrians in the latest terror attack.

Emergency services rushed to the scene where at least 13 people have been killed, as armed police continue to search for the van driver, who is believed to have fled on foot.

Normally filled with people, the Las Ramblas promenade in the centre of Barcelona is now a changed setting.

Video shows the streets now empty except for numerous bodies lying motionless on the ground.

Armed police have now urged people to stay inside as they look for the  

Video taken from an building shows emergency services attended to a wounded person on the ground.

Police have asked people to stay indoors as they continue to patrol the streets.

Crowds were seen fleeing the scene as a van ran into pedestrians.

The damaged van can be seen surrounded by emergency services where it crashed.