3 Dead, 20 Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Crowd in Germany

Police in the western German city of Muenster say a vehicle has crashed into a crowd there, killing three people and injuring 20 others.Police say the driver of the van killed himself after running into pedestrians in front of a popular bar in the western city. They say they're also examining a suspicious object found in the van.Authorities tweeted Saturday afternoon that residents should "avoid the area near the Kiepenkerl pub" where a large-scale police operation is underway. Kiepenkerl is a popular bar in the city's historic downtown area.A spokeswoman for German Chancellor Angela Merkel says "our thoughts are with the victims and their families."Muenster Mayor Markus Lewe says the reason for the crash is still unclear.The Associated Press  Continue reading...

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