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Police shoot man driving lorry loaded with butane gas tanks at high speed against traffic in Barcelona

Police have arrested a man after he drove a truck with butane gas tanks at high speed against the traffic on a highway in Barcelona. Local media say police stopped the driver with gunshots. Police in Barcelona say they have detained a man driving a truck with butane gas tanks at high speed against the traffic on a highway.

Aquest ?s el cami? de but? sostret i que ha circulat fugint de la policia i envestint vehicles pic.twitter.com/3BmuyV7DMe[1]

— policia.cat (@policiacat) February 21, 2017[2]

A regional police spokeswoman says the truck was travelling on a highway near the northeastern Spanish city’s famed harbour around 11am Tuesday (10am GMT).

The spokeswoman for the Mossos d’Esquadra spoke on condition of anonymity in line with the force’s policy. Spanish national television TVE reported that the truck had rammed several cars before local police fired several gunshots to stop it. The police spokeswoman said the driver was being interrogated.

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  1. ^ pic.twitter.com/3BmuyV7DMe (t.co)
  2. ^ February 21, 2017 (twitter.com)
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