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17 July 2016 — With a truck

 

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Promenade des Anglais, Nice

A deranged man mowed down a crowd of people with a truck watching fireworks.

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A deranged man mowed down a crowd of people with a truck watching fireworks.

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A deranged man mowed down a crowd of people watching fireworks with a truck.

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A deranged man mowed down with a truck a crowd of people watching fireworks.

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A deranged man with a truck mowed down a crowd of people watching fireworks.

GLOSSARY

deranged (Participial Adjective)—insane, crazy, dangerous, mentally ill

fireworks (N)—a pyrotechnic display.

mow down (V transitive)–cut down grass or grain with a machine

IMAGE

Koch, Alex. "nice-france-sea-mediterranean." 24 June 2015. Pixabay. Digital Image. 17 July 2016. CC0 Public Domain.