A car has crashed into a crowd in the western German city of Munster, killing several people and injuring others, police said.
Police tweeted that residents should “avoid the area near the Kiepenkerl pub”, where a large-scale police operation is under way.
The German news agency dpa reported that the car drove into the crowd.
Dpa later quoted police as saying the driver of the car has killed himself.
Spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer, writing on Twitter, called the crash “terrible news”.