At least eight people were killed and 22 injured after a hijacked bus crashed into pedestrians in east China's Fujian province yesterday afternoon, state media reported.
A hijacker carrying a knife has been detained and is being investigated by local police, state television CGTN reported.
The incident happened at about 3:20pm in the city of Longyan, the local Minxi Ribao newspaper reported. A policeman was among the five confirmed dead.
The hijacker had attacked a female passenger before taking control of the bus, Duowei reported.