Swedish police are searching for the driver of a van which collided with a number of vehicles before injuring one person during a suspected “attempted murder” in Stockholm.

The incident occurred on Tuesday in the Södermalm area of Stockholm, close to the Royal Palace.

According to police, the van driver struck taxis on Götgatan before continuing down the street. The vehicle was then left abandoned on Bondegatan.

One person was injured in the collision, although the extent of their injuries is not yet known.

An attempted-murder investigation has been launched, Swedish investigators said in a statement.

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