French police detain one person during raid in Nice

Other News Materials 15 July 2016 17:15 (UTC +04:00)

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French police detained one person during a search raid of the suspected driver’s house, who careened through crowds of people in Nice on July 14 night, Sputnik reported citing iTele TV channel.

“We have seen policemen in masks take someone away, we don't know who it was,” an iTele correspondent reported.

The correspondent also confirmed that a bomb squad detonated a suspicious parcel while raiding a truck parked near the house.

French city of Nice was hit by a terrorist attack on July 14 night.

Reports indicate that a truck plowed into crowds watching a fireworks display on France's Bastille Day national holiday on the Nice seafront.

France’s Interior Ministry said 84 people were killed in the attack.