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BERLIN — At the very least 2 individuals were eliminated as well as numerous others harmed in the city of Trier in southwestern Germany on Tuesday, when a vehicle sped up down a pedestrian road in the town hall, the authorities stated.

The vehicle driver has actually been detained as well as the automobile taken, the authorities stated, yet they provided no additional info.

Security at the entryway to pedestrian locations that are discovered in lots of German cities was enhanced after a 24-year-old Tunisian drove a vehicle right into a Christmas market in Berlin, eliminating 12 individuals, in December 2016.

It was not promptly clear just how the vehicle driver had the ability to go into the pedestrian area in Trier.

Christmas markets in Germany have actually been terminated or curtailed to just a couple of stalls this year, as component of initiatives to avoid the spread of the coronavirus, yet shops are still open.