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  • five people were killed and up to 15 injured on Tuesday when a speeding car plowed into a pedestrian area in the western city of tree year in what authorities said appeared to be a deliberate act.

  • Witnesses said people screamed in panic and some were thrown in the air by the car as it crashed through the shopping zone.

  • Police arrested a 51 year old man who was being questioned.

  • Prosecutor Peter Fridson, at a news conference Tuesday, said that the suspect had drunk a significant amount of alcohol and that authorities were not working on the assumption that there was any Islamist militant motive to the incident.

  • Nobody finding is not unlawful, so the interrogation is ongoing, so we can't say anything yet as to his motive.

  • But we have no indications that the motive is of a terrorist, political or religious nature.

  • There are indications that there could be psychiatric symptoms involved.

  • Mayor Wolfram Libya, who rushed to the scene, described it as horrible, adding that a nine month old baby was among the debt.

  • Germany has tightened security on pedestrian zones across the country since a truck attack on a Berlin Christmas market in 2016 that killed 12 people and injured dozens.

  • Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a statement about the incident.

  • Quote The news from tree ear makes me very sad.

  • My sympathy goes to the families of those whose lives were so suddenly and violently Tauron away from them.

  • I am also thinking of the people who suffered injuries in some cases very serious ones, and I wish them strength.

five people were killed and up to 15 injured on Tuesday when a speeding car plowed into a pedestrian area in the western city of tree year in what authorities said appeared to be a deliberate act.

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At least five killed as car ploughs into pedestrian zone in Germany

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    林宜悉 posted on 2020/12/02
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