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Motorist slams car into crowd near Texas SXSW festival, 2 killed

A patient who was struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival is carried away in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters

A patient who was struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival is carried away in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters

A patient who was struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival is carried away in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters
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Bystanders and a paramedic tend to people who were struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters

Bystanders and a paramedic tend to people who were struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters

Bystanders and a paramedic tend to people who were struck by a vehicle on Red River Street during the SXSW festival in downtown Austin, Texas March 12, 2014. REUTERS/Jay Janner/American-Statesman via Reuters
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