zaterdag 10 juni 2017

Eight Injured After Car Crashes Into Pedestrians At Amsterdam Central Train Station; Driver Arrested

Update: Driver who struck people outside Amsterdam's train station became unwell, police say. No link to terrorism according to BNO News...
# ash @ashbphelps Someone just ran into 10 people near Amsterdam Central Station, exactly where my exchange group was #Amsterdam...


Eight people have been injured and two are hospitalized after a car has crashed into a wall at Amsterdam Central Station, according to the Amsterdam police while onlookers claim that the driver crashed into the crowd; the driver has been arrested.
# Robby Hiel @PersburoUNN Auto rijdt op mensen in op het #Stationplein in Amsterdam Meerdere gewonden...


In subsequent tweets the Police also said that the driver was parked in a place where he wasn’t allowed to stop and drove off when approached by police on Saturday and ran into a wall. John Berg, a witness of the incident, says he "witnessed a car crash into a crowd by Amsterdam central station. Terrifying!"