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UPDATE: Police: `Some fatalities’ when SUV hits Christmas parade

Video shows a red car driving through the parade at what appears to be a high speed in Wisconsin.
Video shows a red car driving through the parade at what appears to be a high speed in Wisconsin.(CNN)
Published: Nov. 21, 2021 at 6:36 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 21, 2021 at 7:44 PM CST
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WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) -- The police chief in Waukesha, Wisconsin, says there were “some fatalities” when an SUV sped into Christmas parade.

Chief Dan Thompson said more than 20 people were injured Sunday.

Thompson said he doesn’t have an exact number of fatalities.

He said a “person of interest” is in custody.

A live video feed of the parade from the city of Waukesha, as well as videos taken by parade attendees, showed a red SUV breaking through barriers and speeding into the roadway where the parade was taking place.

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) --Witnesses say an SUV sped into a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee on Sunday, leaving multiple people injured.

Police in Waukesha were urging people to avoid the downtown area.

A live video feed of the parade from the city of Waukesha showed a red SUV breaking through barriers and speeding into the roadway where the parade was taking place.

It’s unclear how many people are injured, and police said they could not immediately provide details.

Waukesha, Wisconsin, mayor confirms multiple people injured when SUV drove through barricade at the city’s Christmas parade.

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