Year of Youth 2018

Melbourne Crash: Driver Arrested After Hitting Pedestrians

Last edited 21st December 2017

Melbourne Crash: Driver Arrested After Hitting Pedestrians

The man who deliberately drove a car into a crowd in Melbourne is a drug user with mental health issues but no known terrorism links, police say.

The Australian citizen of Afghan descent was taken into custody after a struggle at the scene of the incident.

The car the 32-year-old was driving hit a number of pedestrians on Flinders Street, a busy thoroughfare in the city centre, said Victoria Police.

Fourteen people have been injured, with several in a critical condition.

Visit this article to read the full story BBC News


Visit this article


Viewed (427)    Commented (0)