Man goes on hit-and-run rampage in Wales

2012-10-20 11:25

London - A series of hit-and-run incidents in the Welsh city of Cardiff killed a woman Friday and injured 11 other pedestrians, including seven children. Witnesses described a motorist deliberately driving into families walking home from school.

South Wales Police said a 32-year-old woman had been killed, and other victims were taken to hospital for treatment.

An unidentified 31-year-old man has been arrested and a van has been seized.

Authorities said that there had been at least five separate hit-and-run collisions across the city.

Ramesh Patel, who runs a store close to the site where the woman was killed, said customers had described how the van driver appeared to target pedestrians.

"Customers have said a white van purposely drove at people," Patel said.

The incidents took place as parents were collecting children from nearby schools and walking home.

  • johann.enslin.9 - 2012-10-20 11:40

    Some sick people out there.

      darren.raath.5 - 2012-10-20 18:15

      string him up by the nuts and peel off his finger nails. this will send a message to others.

  • joe.smit.549 - 2012-10-20 11:47

    Hold him down and drive over him. Idiot.

      stirer.kathray - 2012-10-21 09:42

      With that comment, you are as big an idiot as he is.

  • vaaldonkie.visagie - 2012-10-20 12:54

    I am willing to bet the driver had a "vibrant" name.

  • Sammy Willow - 2012-10-20 13:05

    probably high

  • neco.horne - 2012-10-20 14:09

    GTA UK

      vaaldonkie.visagie - 2012-10-20 17:35

      I would pay to play that.

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