Friday, February 2, 2018

Shanghai Gas Canister Van Plows Into Crowd Not Terrorist

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February 2, 2018  Shanghai Gas Canister Van Plows Into Crowd Not Terrorist minivan carrying inflammable gas canisters  plowed into pedestrians in downtown Shanghai, China leaving at least 3 in critical condition. Indications is that it was just an accident,  near a prominent park and Starbucks  happened at a busy intersection, government immediately ruled out terrorism   vehicle driven terrorist attacks have killed scores globally in recent years. Daily Star (UK) called it the Shanghai van attack  as the  van was moving fast as it veered across the road. He said: “The minivan did not slow down. The driver must have been in a panic at the time, he didn’t slow down and just directly crashed.

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18 hurt in Shanghai van crash; police say accident, not terror attack ...
https://www.marketwatch.com › General › International news12 hours ago - A minivan plowed into pedestrians in downtown Shanghai, China, on Friday, according to media reports, injuring at least 18 people. At least three of those are in critical condition, the state-run People's Daily newspaper reported. The incident, apparently an accident, happened at a busy intersection by a ...

Van carrying gas tanks plows into pedestrians, injures 18 in Shanghai ...
www.chicagotribune.com/news/.../ct-shanghai-china-crash-20180201-story.html


11 hours ago - A minivan carrying gas tanks plowed into pedestrians near a prominent park in downtownShanghai on Friday, injuring 18 people, local authorities reported. ... While indications showed the crashwas an accident, vehicle driven terrorist attacks have killed scores globally in recent years. In China, five ...

Shanghai van attack: Terror fears as vehicle hits crowd outside ...  https://www.dailystar.co.uk  At least 18 casualties as burning van with gas canisters hits crowd outside Starbucks. ... least 18 casualties as burning van with gas canisters hits crowd outside Starbucks A VAN filled with gas canisters burst into flames as it smashed into pedestrians in Shanghai leaving at least 18 injured, according to reports.A VAN filled with gas canisters burst into flames as it smashed into pedestrians in Shanghai leaving at least 18 injured, according to reports.  ... Shanghai van crash: Burning vehicle 'filled with ... the van was ablaze as it drove onto the pavement – at the heart of China's financial hub – and knocked people down outside a Starbucks shop. Prime Minister Theresa May was just four miles away in the city at a meeting with Mayor Ying Yong. photos show people crushed under the van’s wheels and pinned up against a tree.  van was moving fast as it veered across the road.  He said: “The minivan did not slow down. The driver must have been in a panic at the time, he didn’t slow down and just directly crashed. statement did not suggest the crash was intentional, there have been cases in China of people seeking to settle personal scores who have carried out similar acts.

Minivan plows into crowd of pedestrians in Shanghai | New York Post
https://nypost.com/2018/02/01/minivan-plows-into-crowd-of-pedestrians-in-shanghai/


13 hours ago - SHANGHAI — A minivan carrying gas canisters plowed into pedestrians near a prominent park in downtown Shanghai on Friday, injuring 18 people, local... ... While indications showed the crashwas an accident, vehicle-driven terrorist attacks have killed scores globally in recent years. In China, five people ...

18 injured as burning van jumps curb in China; government rules out ...
abcnews.go.com/International/18-injured-burning-van-jumps-curb-china.../story?id...10 hours ago - 18 injured as burning van jumps curb in China; government rules out terrorism. ... A vaninjured 17 people when it crashed into a fence outside a Starbucks in Shanghai, China, on Feb. 2, 2018. Photos and ... A Shanghai government spokesperson told ABC News the accident is still under investigation.