Community Gathers in Prayer after 5 Killed and Over 40 Injured Including Children and Priest at Christmas Parade in Wisconsin, USA - VIDEO
At least five people were killed and more than 40 others were injured when a red SUV ran into crowds gathered for a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Sunday, November 21, 2021, around 4:39 p.m. local time. 12 children and 11 adults were taken to hospital with injuries; including a Catholic priest and members of the Catholic community.
Archdiocese Statement On the Waukesha Parade Tragedy A statement from Sandra Peterson, Communication Director, Archdiocese of Milwaukee about the Waukesha parade tragedy. "Our prayers are with the people who have been injured and killed during the tragic incident in Waukesha. Among the injured are one of our Catholic priests, as well as multiple parishioners and Waukesha Catholic school children. Please join us in prayer for all those involved, their families, and those who are traumatized from witnessing the horrible scene." ************
Video of the parade shows a red SUV driving quickly through the parade, followed by a running police officer.