Vehicle plows into crowd near Toulouse

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According to the French police, a man driving a vehicle outside a high school near Toulouse "deliberately" rammed into the students, leaving two of them in a serious condition, AFP said.

A vehicle was intentionally driven Friday into three students outside a high school near the southern French city of Toulouse, injuring them, the country's interior ministry said.

The Toulouse region's daily newspaper, LaDepeche, said the three students were in Blagnac for a French-Chinese program at a private business school.

As the Europe 1 television network reported, the incident happened at the exit of Lyceum-college St. Exupery.

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The prosecutor said the driver was known to police for about 10 minor crimes and not listed on a French register of people suspected of being radicalized by extremists. He has been arrested. Unconfirmed reports have claimed the driver suffered from major psychological problems.

The Mayor of Toulouse, Jean-Luc Moudenc took to Twitter and said: "Very shocked by the aggression against the students in Blagnac". Also injured were a 22-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man.

This is a breaking news story.

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