Suspected attacker ‘downed’ after driving into police in Paris
A man has been detained after allegedley trying to ram a police van in Paris.
The incident happened on the Champs-Elysees this afternoon and led to a section of the famous boulevard being evacuated.
The attacker, who was armed, was knocked unconscious and is seriously injured, French media report.
France remains in a state of emergency after being hit by a wave of deadly terror attacks in recent years.
A police officer was shot dead and two others were wounded in an attack on the Champs Elysees in April.
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