As many as 11 people were killed and 44 others injured when a driver of SUV vehicle intentionally crashes into crowds at a busy public square in Hunan province of China.
The attack took place on Wednesday night and injured mostly elderly people.
The driver, Yang Zanyun, 54, first ploughed through the people with his vehicle and later went on a rampage attacking people with a knife.
Local police detained Yang and is investigating the case.
Knife attacks by disgruntled people in public places and schools to highlight their grievances periodically occur in China.