Tragedy in France as Over 80 Die After Man Drives Truck into Crowds on National Holiday

More than 80 killed in southern France after truck plows into crowd

Paris (dpa) - More than 70 people were killed when a truck plowed into a crowd in the southern French city of Nice during Bastille Day celebrations, broadcaster BFMTV reported. The president of the region, Christian Estrosi, said on Twitter that there were 70 victims and called it the worst incident in Nice history. Sebastien Humbert,…


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