A 14-year-old boy was fatally hit by a vehicle in Montpellier, France, during celebrations as France qualified for the World Cup final on Wednesday night.
” A young boy was violently hit this Wednesday evening in Montpellier by a driver, following the semi-final match of the football world cup“said the prefect of Hérault in a press release.
In detail, the same source specified that the 14-year-old boy was transferred to the hospital in absolute emergency, before losing his life shortly after his medical treatment.
” My thoughts are with his family and loved ones“, expressed the prefect of Hérault, before emphasizing that the vehicle was found near the scene of the accident and placed in sequestration, noting that the police investigation is progressing rapidly under the direction of the prosecution.
#Update: Just in – Other video footage from another angle showing you the Moroccan fans trying to steal the French flag of the car and pounding on it, when then speeding and turning away driving over the group of Moroccan fans after feeling threatened in #Montpellier, #France. pic.twitter.com/G750JUT2N3
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