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German police: Syrian migrant hits and kills 6-year-old boy with Mercedes during illegal street race in Dresden

German public prosecutor says the majority of illegal street races are young men with an immigration background

A 31-year-old Syrian man ran over and killing a 6-year-old boy during an illegal street race Saturday evening in Dresden, According to police, marking a spate of deaths tied to illegal street races, which authorities say are usually conducted by young men with an immigration background.

In this case, eyewitness reportedly claimed the 6-year-old Syrian boy died because of an instance of illegal street racing, according to police.

“Both cars were going at a very high speed,” confirmed police chief Lutz Milker to Bild on Sunday morning.

The Syrian boy wanted to cross the lane at the level of Schweizer Strasse with two other children, but he was hit by a Mercedes, thrown against the bus stop and through its window, Der Westen reported.




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