Driver shot after car hits three people in German city of Heidelberg

| Updated: Feb 26, 2017 05:58 IST

Berlin [Germany], Feb. 26 (ANI): The driver, who manned the car that drove into the central square of the German city of Heidelberg, hitting three people outside a bakery, was shot after a brief standoff by the police. The man is being treated in hospital for a gunshot wound. He is believed to have been carrying a knife. One of those struck by the vehicle remains in a serious condition. A police spokesperson said the driver was mentally disturbed. (ANI)