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Dozens injured after car runs through Christmas parade in Wisconsin (VIDEO)

Multiple people have been injured after a car rammed into a crowd of parade-goers in the city of Waukesha, Wisconsin. There have been reports of shots fired. Police have identified a "person of interest" in the investigation. Read Full Article at RT.com ...

Multiple people have been injured after a car rammed into a crowd of parade-goers in the city of Waukesha, Wisconsin. There have been reports of shots fired. Police have identified a “person of interest” in the investigation.

The incident took place during a holiday parade on Sunday afternoon that was streamed on the city’s Facebook page.

The broadcast was cut off after it showed a car going full speed towards the crowd. A graphic video shows the speeding vehicle plowing into a marching orchestra head-on. The musicians appeared to be oblivious to the danger. Screams could be heard in the clip.

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Another clip shows the vehicle knocking down police barricades, as shots rung out in the background. It’s not clear if it was the driver of the red SUV or a police officer who opened fire.

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Multiple police cars and ambulance crews were rushed to the scene.

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Police located the vehicle shortly after the incident. Photos on social media show officers attending to the red SUV with a mangled hood. Waukesha Police Chief Dan Thompson revealed that a “person of interest” has been established. The individual, whose identity has not been revealed, was brought into custody, Thompson confirmed.

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Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow referred to the incident at the parade as “an unspeakable tragedy,” adding that “a vehicle drove through the parade route injuring many people.”

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