At least nine people have been injured, one seriously, when a driver deliberately ploughed his vehicle into crowds celebrating New Year's Eve along a famous street in Japan's capital, Tokyo, according to police and media reports.
Police arrested Kazuhiro Kusakabe, 21, on suspicion of attempted murder as he was driving the rental van with an Osaka license plate in Tokyo's Shibuya Ward in the attack, Japan Today reported. They say he is suspected of intentionally trying to kill people by driving the vehicle through the street.
NHK footage showed the van with a smashed front and paramedics carrying the injured on stretchers into ambulances. His condition was not immediately known. He also had a tank of kerosene in the rental auto, which he planned to use to light the vehicle on fire.
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