Utrecht attack: Multiple injured as gunman open fires on tram

Multiple people have been injured after a man reportedly opened fire on a tram in a city in Holland.

Police, including an anti-terror unit have been deployed to the scene, following the incident on a tram at 24 October Square in the city of Utrecht.

Images from the scene show a tram stopped in the middle of a junction surrounded by emergency emergency service vehicles.

Police Utrecht confirmed there are “multiple injuries” and said a manhunt is underway after the gunman escaped.

An eyewitness called Jimmy de Koster told RTV he saw saw four men shoot a woman who dropped to the ground as she screamed: “I didn’t do anything”.