2 Killed in Knife Attack on Train in Northern Germany

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A bid     stands astatine  a railway presumption    aft  an incidental  involving a weapon  onslaught  took spot  connected  a bid     travelling betwixt  Kiel and Hamburg successful  Brokstedt, Germany, connected  Jan. 25, 2023. (Fabian Bimmer/Reuters)

A bid stands astatine a railway presumption aft an incidental involving a weapon onslaught took spot connected a bid travelling betwixt Kiel and Hamburg successful Brokstedt, Germany, connected Jan. 25, 2023. (Fabian Bimmer/Reuters)

BROKSTEDT, Germany—Two radical were killed and respective others injured erstwhile a antheral attacked them with a weapon connected Wednesday connected a determination bid travelling betwixt Kiel and Hamburg successful bluish Germany, authorities said.

Police successful the authorities of Schlewsig-Holstein connected the Danish borderline said the man, who was himself lightly injured, was being treated successful hospital. He was arrested astatine a bid halt successful the colony of Brokstedt.

Three others were earnestly injured successful the onslaught and 4 were lightly injured, authorities said.

There was nary accusation yet connected the motive for the attack, constabulary said.

Germany bid     attack Police officers enactment adjacent a bid presumption aft an incidental involving a weapon onslaught took spot connected a bid travelling betwixt Kiel and Hamburg successful Brokstedt, Germany, connected Jan. 25, 2023. (Fabian Bimmer/Reuters)

Police were investigating astatine the bid presumption successful Brokstedt, the German railway Deutsche Bahn said connected Twitter, adding immoderate services betwixt the 2 cities had been cancelled.

Reuters photographs from the country showed forensics experts gathering grounds connected the presumption platform.

Federal and authorities constabulary were moving unneurotic connected the investigation, authorities interior curate Sabine Suettelin-Waack said successful a statement.