The driver, Yang Zanyun, 54, first ploughed through the people with his vehicle and later got out of it and went on a rampage attacking people with a knife. Yang was detained by police, who said he has a criminal record and has been jailed several times.
Nine people were killed and 46 injured when a man drove his SUV into a crowd and later went on a stabbing spree in China’s Hunan province on Wednesday evening, Hindustantimes.com reported.
The attack took place as people had gathered in a square by the river in Hengdong county.
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