BREAKING: German police shoot machete-wielding man after 'terror attack' near Cologne
The incident happened in the west German town of Hagen, close to Dusseldorf and Cologne.
A local reporter said police shot a man who was holding a "sword" or machete.
At least one person has died and another person is critically injured, reports said.
German media reported that two of the men involved were earlier involved in a scuffle although this has not been confirmed by the police and the exact circumstances are not yet known.
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