An 8-year-old girl has been killed and at least 8 other people have been severely injured after a car rammed into a pizzeria in the town of Sept-Sorts east of Paris on Monday evening. BFM TV reports that the driver of the vehicle had been arrested.
As BNO News adds, "a car has crashed into a pizza restaurant in La Ferté-sous-Jouarre near the French capital of Paris, killing at least one person and injuring several others, local officials.
According to initial reports, an 8-year-old girl was killed and 8 others have been injured, including 5 who are critically injured. The driver was arrested, according to French media.
UPDATE: One 8 year old girl dead and 8 injured after a car plowed into a Pizzeria in La Fierté sous-Jouarre, France, driver arrested.
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BREAKING: At least 5 injured, eight year old girl dead after car drives into pizzeria in La Ferté sous-Jouarre, France. pic.twitter.com/CRgNJK81jd
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Une voiture fonce délibérément dans une pizzeria et fait plusieurs blessés à Sept-Sorts, en Seine-et-Marne pic.twitter.com/alAlKzDkf5
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While details are still scarce, BBC is reporting the attack was a deliberate act.
Car driven deliberately into pizzeria in France, killing child, 8, and injuring several others, French TV reports https://t.co/dbQkFpqBzK
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