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A car rammed into a crowd of people in a busy shopping area of Berlin on Wednesday, and police are trying to determine if it was a terrorist attack. At least one person died and several others were seriously injured, according to police in berlin.
Five people suffered life-threatening injuries, according to Deutsche Welle.
Rescuers kept the man driving the car at the scene, according to the Berlin police station.
The driver of the car is a 29-year-old German-Armenian, the police saidadding that he had first been detained by witnesses before being handed over to the emergency services.
The incident took place in Tauenzienstrasse, a street famous for its shops in the Charlottenburg district, west of Berlin. About 60 rescue workers rushed to the site after the accident, Berlin fire brigade said.