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

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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.

Police say the attacker, who died in hospital after being shot, was known to them and they are treating it as terrorism

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.

Police treating Melbourne knife attack as terrorism

Police in Australia are treating a stabbing incident in which one person was killed in Melbourne as terrorism.

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

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.

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. 

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.

One dead and two in hospital after man launches knife attack on Melbourne street

Headline One dead and two in hospital after man launches knife attack on Melbourne street