Baby Dies, 15 Injured After Car Mows Down Pedestrians on Popular Street

January 18, 2018Jan 18, 2018

A speeding car has just plowed into numerous innocent people on a crowded street. The terrible incident took place in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on Thursday.

The accident is being investigated. At this time, signs point to the possibility that is could be terror-related. If it is confirmed to be a terrorist attack, it is the latest attack using a car to run down innocent pedestrians.

Sadly, it is now being reported that an 8-month-old baby has died from the wreck. 15 other people have been injured. Please join us in praying for the family of the child as they mourn during this time. Also, join us in praying for God's healing on the injured victims.

"Witnesses said on the Globo News network that the racing car shot over a bicycle path and across the sidewalk, hitting people and crashing through tables and chairs, before coming to a stop on the sand of the beach. The smashed widescreen and dented roof indicated the force with which the vehicle had hit people," according to Reuters.

One rumor circulating is that the driver of the vehicle possibly had a medical episode. After the wreck, the driver fled the scene but was soon after taken into custody.

What do you think about this? Let us know your thoughts. In other breaking news, a famous world leader has just tragically passed away after a helicopter crash in the mountains of New Mexico. 

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