Two Americans killed in terror attack in France

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Police officers stand near a van, with its windscreen riddled with bullets, that ploughed into a crowd leaving a fireworks display in the French Riviera town of Nice on July 14, 2016. At least 60 people were killed when a truck ploughed into a crowd watching a Bastille Day fireworks display in the southern French resort of Nice, prosecutors said early on July 15. Nice prosecutor Jean-Michel Pretre said the truck drove two kilometres (1.3 miles) through a large crowd that was watching the fireworks. / AFP / VALERY HACHE

Two Americans have been killed in a terror attack in the French city of Nice, the Austin American-Statesman reported Friday.

It named the victims as Sean Copeland, 51, and his son, Brodie, 11, from Texas, citing a statement from the family.

U.S. officials confirmed that two Americans were killed in the attack, but did not name them.

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