A man wounded in the attack on the English Nice to walk on July 14, died Thursday suites his injuries, announced Friday, August 19, Secretary of State for victim assistance, Juliette Méadel.
“the death brings to 86 the number of people killed. The State Secretariat for victim assistance is mobilized to accompany his wife and two children face in this event, as for all the relatives of the victims “, she added in a statement, highlighting its “emotion” on the death.
on August 4, the results of the Nice attack had already been increased to 85 dead after Peter’s death Hattermann, aged 56. The father of six children succumbed to his injuries at the Pasteur Hospital in Nice, where he was in intensive care since July 14.
in addition to the 86 killed, 434 people were injured in the evening celebrations of the national holiday, when Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel lunged into the crowd with his truck.
victims and relatives of victims of the bombing of Nice created a mutual aid association, Promenade des Anges 14 July, with the support of the national Federation of victims of attacks and collective accidents (Fenvac). It is intended to “to allow those who wish to unite to face the best dramatic consequences of this attack” , the Fenvac wrote in a statement.
controversy over the safety device in place on the evening of July 14 broke out in the weeks following the attack, claimed by the Islamic State group. The interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, grabbed IGPN July 21 for a “technical assessment” Nice to security measures in order to cut it short. The report, published on July 27, estimated that “the stewards was not undersized” but still showed a reinforcement of mobile forces had been denied to the prefecture.
as part of the investigation into the attack, six people were indicted. Three of them are prosecuted for complicity in killings of band organized in relation with a terrorist enterprise
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