June 16, 2018 / 4:50 PM / in 4 months

Taxi driver tried to flee but was caught by police - witness

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The driver of a taxi that ran into a crowd in central Moscow on Saturday tried to run away, but was caught and detained by police, a witness at the scene told Reuters.

Some of the people hit in the taxi incident were wearing the Mexican national team colours, the witness said. Russia is hosting the soccer World Cup.

Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Writing by Tom Balmforth; Editing by Catherine Evans

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