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Car hits pedestrians near Amsterdam station in accident, two hurt
June 11, 2017 / 3:18 AM / 5 months ago

Car hits pedestrians near Amsterdam station in accident, two hurt

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A car driver hit eight people outside Amsterdam Central Station on Saturday, injuring two seriously, after being warned about parking illegally, but police said there was no indication that the driver was carrying out an attack of any kind.

FILE PHOTO -Central Station in Amsterdam, the Netherlands is seen in this April 24, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Cris Toala Olivares/Files

The police said on Twitter: “spoke to the suspect. Doesn’t appear to have been intentional.”

Two people were admitted to hospital with serious injuries, and others were treated at the scene.

The driver was arrested and taken for questioning.

Reporting By Anthony Deutsch; Editing by Kevin Liffey and Hugh Lawson

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