UK

Six Hurt as Car Strikes Crowd in Newcastle Eid Celebration

Six people, including three children, were injured when a car mounted a kerb and ploughed into a crowd of people outside a sports centre in Newcastle. It happened at about 09:14 BST outside Westgate Sports Centre where an event was taking place to celebrate Eid. One of the children is said to have been critically injured. Northumbria Police said the incident was not believed to be terrorism-related.

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