“ I saw the body of the child lying, just that his shoes, I don’t stop to think about it, the image remains for me, it is horrible!!! “loose, before collapsing in tears an old man in a jellaba who comes out of the mosque in the neighborhood of the park of The Legion of honour in Saint-Denis. The terror has spread in the city on Monday evening, at the announcement of the death of a child of 5 years old. The little boy was killed as he was crossing the road with her father and sister, by a hit, on which the police tries to put his hand.
The accident happened a little before 18 hours, close to the avenue Jeanne-d’arc and the rue du Bec-to-Rented, not far from the bridge of the A1 motorway. “The father was crossing at the pedestrian crossing with her children, when the little boy was mowed down by a utility,” says a source from the prefecture. The child would have been dragged along several meters.
witnesses saw the driver continue on his way. The father carried the body of his child up to the nearby mosque. Firefighters tried to revive the little but nothing was done.
the description of The utility has been aired on the police very quickly to find the hit. It would be a vehicle-type jumper, white whose license plate was identified by the witnesses.
A 20: 45, a handful of police officers were still on the scene of the accident, near the bridge of the A1, barring a section of the pavement, in order to proceed to the findings. The investigation is entrusted to the commissioner of Saint-Denis. In these tree-lined streets of homes, motorists are invited to lift the foot. At the beginning of the avenue Jeanne-d’arc, a panel recalls that the circulation is limited to 30 km/h and that a back-ass follows.
” Our thoughts go out to the family, we will give our full support, ” explained, shocked, Laurent Russier, the mayor (PC) of Saint-Denis, who learned the news while he was in municipal office. When one takes flight, it is no longer an accident… ” The news of this tragedy spread very quickly. By the leisure centre, the school, the elected… The little boy was enrolled in kindergarten, Uk-de Montfort, in the neighbourhood of the swiss Franc-Moisin. On Monday evening, the national Education, and the city was preparing to implement a psychological support within the school.