Australia: Police say Melbourne stabbing attack is 'terrorism'

Police have identified attack as a 'terrorism incident' after a man stabs three people in Melbourne, before being shot.

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A car has crashed and burst into flames on Bourke Street in Melbourne's CBD. It is understood the car crashed not far from the Target store, near the intersection of Bourke and Swanston streets.

The attacker, who was shot in the chest by police, has also died.

Melbourne terror attack suspect shot dead

An alleged attacker is shot dead in Melbourne after a fatal stabbing being treated as terrorism.

One person dead after stabbing in Melbourne's Bourke St, another man shot dead by police One person dead after stabbing in Melbourne's Bourke St, another man shot dead by police

Police are now treating the stabbing attack in Melbourne as a terrorist incident.

Bourke St attacker shot by police dies in hospital after one killed, two wounded in stabbings

Witnesses say one of the victims was stabbed in the chest after they approached the alleged driver of a burning car in the busy Melbourne CBD.

Bourke Street terror attack: One dead, two stabbed by lone-wolf terrorist who set car alight Police blame lone wolf terrorist for deadly attack on Bourke Street

One person is dead and two others injured after being stabbed by a man who was later shot by police on Bourke Street in Melbourne's CBD.

Lone wolf attacker, who was known to police, sets car alight and stabs pedestrians in busy Melbourne street.

Man stabs three people before being shot by police in shopping centre

One person has been stabbed to death and two others are in hospital after they were attacked on a shopping street in Melbourne, Australia. Police responded to reports a car was on fire but when they arrived discovered a man with a knife who lunged at the two officers several times. 

One dead, attacker shot after Melbourne rampage

One person dead after man goes on knife attack rampage before being shot by police in Melbourne CBD

A car was also set on fire in the incident which has left multiple people needing treatment.