“Many” people have been injured after a car ploughed into crowds during a Christmas parade this afternoon in Waukesha, Wisconsin.
The Waukesha Freeman newspaper has reported that at least seven people were hit and injured by a red car at the event.
Mass Casualty Incident @ W Main St & N Barstow St
12+ FD units responding.
12+ PD units responding.
Reports of many people injured after a suspect drove through the parade. Possible shots fired.
— Waukesha Alerts (@WaukeshaAlerts) November 21, 2021
A video has surfaced on social media showing a red 4x4 smash through barriers amid the sound of gunshots.
Another unverified video has captured a red car speeding away from the event.
BREAKING: First video of a red Ford Escape breaking through barriers after mowing down parade goers and firing rifle into crowd in Waukesha, WI pic.twitter.com/QHDi2fsKDz
— David Kimball (@wxandnews) November 21, 2021
According to reports from CBS 58, the event is currently being evacuated.
More to follow...