The incident occurred in the Hungarian city of Morahalom, located near the Serbian border.
Seven people died and at least four were injured after a car carrying illegal immigrants rammed into a house in Hungary, according to police. An SUV driver attempted to escape at high speed after noticing officers checking cars, but lost control and collided with a building, Csongrad-Csanad County Police Headquarters stated.
Hét illegális migráns életét vesztette és négyen megsérültek, amikor felborult egy migránsokat szállító autó hétfőn éjszaka Mórahalom belterületén, az 55-ös főúton.https://t.co/NgEC7cIJxh pic.twitter.com/zR4btLNq98
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The driver, who was among the injured, was arrested on spot. He will be prosecuted for human trafficking and for causing the fatal accident, the authorities said.