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Poland: Press arrive at company headquarters of lorry used in Berlin attack01:21

Poland: Press arrive at company headquarters of lorry used in Berlin attack

Poland, Sobiemysl
December 20, 2016 at 11:17 GMT -00:00 · Published

The press was on site at Ariel Zurawski's company headquarters in the village of Sobiemysl, Tuesday morning. Zurawski's company owned the truck that crashed into a crowd of people at Berlin's Breitscheidplatz Christmas market on Monday, leaving 12 people dead and 48 injured.

The accident happened at around 20:00 local time (19:00 GMT), when a large Polish-registered Scania lorry rammed into the market close to the Kurfuerstendamm Boulevard.

The owner's cousin was reportedly in the lorry at the time of the incident and was subsequently shot by the police. The attacker, who was detained by police, has been named in German media reports as Naved B., a 23-year-old refugee of Pakistani origin, who had been registered in Berlin's Tempelhof airport refugee camp.

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The press was on site at Ariel Zurawski's company headquarters in the village of Sobiemysl, Tuesday morning. Zurawski's company owned the truck that crashed into a crowd of people at Berlin's Breitscheidplatz Christmas market on Monday, leaving 12 people dead and 48 injured.

The accident happened at around 20:00 local time (19:00 GMT), when a large Polish-registered Scania lorry rammed into the market close to the Kurfuerstendamm Boulevard.

The owner's cousin was reportedly in the lorry at the time of the incident and was subsequently shot by the police. The attacker, who was detained by police, has been named in German media reports as Naved B., a 23-year-old refugee of Pakistani origin, who had been registered in Berlin's Tempelhof airport refugee camp.

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