Cops ‘open fire on car that tried to hit them’ in Paris, killing two
COPS in Paris have opened fire on a vehicle that tried to run them over – killing two and injuring a third, according to local reports.
The incident took place near Pont Neuf at the centre of the French capital on Sunday night.
It is believed the driver of the vehicle and a passenger sitting in the front seat, were those who died.
Police have cordoned off the area and are conducting an investigation.
Images from the scene show shattered glass surrounding a dark hatchback and a body covered in a white sheet nearby.
Another shows police surrounding what appears to be the same body.