News

Dozens injured after car arrive on carnavalsparade New Orleans

Dozens injured after car arrive on carnavalsparade New Orleans

Photo: AFP

A man in a limousine on Saturday night (local time) run on a carnavalsparade in the American city of New Orleans. It became at least 28 people injured, of whom twelve criticism.

A police spokesman in New Orleans said that the number of life-threatening injury may increase. Seven of the wounded were, after a short visit from local hospitals dismissed, because they treatment refused, reports AP.

The driver of the vehicle is arrested. According to the spokesman suspects the police that he was heavily drunken. The mayor of New Orleans, Mitch Landrieu, said that there is no evidence that it was going to be a terrorist attack.

The southern town is currently the scene of the traditional Mardi Gras carnival celebration.

#MardiGras2017 Orleans & Carrollton – at least a dozen are critical after someone slammed their vehicle into the… https://t.co/jbC9bEwAxs

Avatar

Author
chiIIum
Time of placing
01:34 – February 26, 2017

Germany

The incident in the US is the second within a short time with someone in a car driving into a crowd of pedestrians. In the German city of Heidelberg came Saturday, a 73-year-old man to life plus two others injured when a 35-year-old German them hit his car.

See also:
Dead after man people arrive with car in Germany

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular