In the US, a motorist deliberately shot down 12 people
American guards announced in tracing the driver intentionally brought down a group of people. One of the injured died in hospital, 11 people were injured.
The incident occurred on Saturday evening, August 3, in the vicinity of the well-known among tourists town Venus Beach, located on the coast of California.
About six o'clock in the evening, when the promenade was filled with vacationers, an unknown man turned his car into a crowd of people. Witnesses of the incident exclude coincidence: according to them, the driver of the black sedan deliberately ran over a rest.
- When the driver drove into the crowd of people that did not stop and continued to move deliberately, as if specially selecting casualties walking along the waterfront residents and tourists - says an eyewitness of the tragedy. - It looked very cynical.
As a result of the incident 12 people were injured. Later, one of the injured died in the hospital. It is reported that the deceased recently got married and spent their honeymoon in California. Four other victims are in critical condition, including four children.
- Auto was found the next day near the scene, but the driver escaped, - told representatives of the fire service in Los Angeles. - Later, a possible suspect was detained.
After examining the record of surveillance cameras, the police found that the unknown for a long time watching the passers-by, before getting into the car. In it for some time standing near parked cars, looking at passers-by, and then got into the car and started moving.
The police establish the identity of the alleged culprit. At the scene investigators work and fire protection.
Quay Venus Beach is considered one of the most popular places for walking in the Los Angeles, both among locals and tourists alike. Every evening Venus Beach is visited by thousands of people.