Driver Kills Girl, Injures Others in Car Attack at Pizzeria Near Paris

The local prosecutor said the attack in the town of Sept-Sorts was deliberate, but not terrorism-related.

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A man believed to be under the influence of drugs — and possibly suicidal — deliberately rammed his car into a pizzeria east of Paris on Monday night, killing an adolescent girl and injuring her younger brother and 12 others, authorities said. The driver was immediately arrested in what was the latest of several attacks in France and elsewhere using a vehicle as a weapon. The local prosecutor said the man’s actions in the dinnertime…

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