Champs-Elysees Car Assault: Car Rams Police Van, Suspect Dead

“Enough to allow him to blow up this car,” Collomb said.
Police officers and pedestrians stand by a sealed-off area of the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris after a car crashed into a police van Monday.
A bomb disposal police officer checks a car in a sealed off area on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on Monday.
The incident took place on the iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard in central Paris, the latest attack this year against security forces in the French capital.
Police say they were targeted — Melissa Bell (@MelissaBellCNN) June 19, 2017Gerard Collomb, France’s interior minister, addressed reporters Monday afternoon, saying that the Champs-Elysees attacker’s car contained weapons and explosives.

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