3 killed and 20 injured as car plows into crowd in Germany
MUENSTER, Germany (CNN and FOX NEWS) — A delivery vehicle slammed into a crowd Saturday in an apparently deliberate attack in the German city of Muenster, killing three people and leaving 20 others injured, police said.
The driver shot and killed himself, a police spokeswoman said.
Authorities are treating the incident as a deliberate attack, the spokeswoman said.
Muenster Police have asked citizens to “avoid the area near the Kiepenkerl pub” as authorities investigate the incident. A large-scale police operation is currently underway. Kiepenkerl is a popular bar in the city’s historic downtown area.