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Six injured as car ploughs into Eid celebrations in Newcastle

People in attendance rushed to help the victims

By: Sarwar Alam

Six people, including three children, were injured when a car mounted a kerb and ploughed into a crowd of people participating in an event to celebrate Eid outside a sports centre in northeast England today. Police said the incident in Newcastle was not believed to be terrorism-related but a full investigation was underway. “As previously stated there is nothing to suggest that this is terror related. A 42-year-old woman is currently in police custody and police are not looking for any other suspects at this time,” a Northumbria Police statement said. One of the children is said to have been…

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