TIANJIN: Nine people died and 11 others were injured in a series of hit-and-run accidents in north China's Tianjin municipality Monday morning, police said.
Police have seized the suspect, a 40-year-old man surnamed Zhang, who, in a fit of temper, deliberately hit vehicles, bicycle riders and pedestrians with a bus.
Three police wagons were among the vehicles hit by the bus.
Before the serial accidents, Zhang, a clerk with the Tianbao Transportation Co based at Tianjin's economic development zone, injured a colleague surnamed Li with a knife in a conflict at around 8 am, police and witnesses said.
Among the injured were four policemen who were trying to stop Zhang.