On Friday, February 2, in the center of Shanghai (China) the van drove onto the sidewalk and crashed into the fence of the Starbucks, and then caught fire, reports the Agency «Xinhua». As a result of the incident injured at least 18 people, including six people were in the van. Three victims in serious condition.
The publication notes that the incident occurred in the popular tourist district of Huangpu, at the intersection of Xinchang and Nanjing. Whether there are among victims foreigners, is still unknown.
Thanks to prompt actions of firefighters prevented the spread of flames in gas cylinders.
Police are investigating the incident. Based on the available information, we are not talking about trying to attack.