Local authorities gave this information. Herault officials said the driver of the car fled the scene but found the vehicle nearby and police are investigating the possible cause of the accident. A video posted on Twitter showed people celebrating in the streets after the French national team’s semi-final victory over Morocco on Wednesday night when a car pulled dangerously close to them.
The boy was taken to the hospital but succumbed to his injuries. According to French media, the boy was 14 years old but his name has not been made public. Around 100 people were also detained in the Belgian capital Brussels late on Wednesday after fireworks were aimed at football fans and damaged cars in central Brussels. Police spokesperson Ilse Van de Keere gave this information.