Police have confirmed that the SUV drove into a crowd of participants in the Christmas parade in the American city of Waukesha. At least one person died, 20 were injured, reports CBS 58. The reasons for the incident have not yet been reported.
“A red SUV drove into a Christmas parade held in the city center. More than 20 people were injured as a result of the incident, ”Waukesho Police Chief Dan Thompson told reporters (quoted from Reuters).
Waukeshaw is a city in Wisconsin, USA. Located 32 kilometers west of Milwaukee.
The police found a car that hit people. Law enforcement agencies have information on a possible suspect. Citizens were urged not to come to the city center, and residents of this area – to take refuge at home. The witness said that the car hit a dance team of girls from 9 to 15 years old, reports Reuters, citing local media.
The car drove at high speed along the parade and crashed into people. The car hit the barriers, the police shot at it.