Several passengers were critically wounded though police are yet to find a motive for the attack
, photo: AP/Karl-Josef Hildenbrand
18 of July 2016 16:27:59
BERLIN, Germany -- A man with an axe attacked passengers on a train in the southern German state of Bavaria late on Monday. Several people were critically wounded, a police spokesman said.The spokesman said the attack happened on a local train near the city of Wuerzburg. The man was later shot dead, broadcasters BR and NTV reported.The rail line between Würzburg-Heidingsfeld and Ochsenfurt has been closed, the police spokesman said.There was no indication of the motive for the attack.