Las Ramblas: Thirteen people were killed and 100 were injured in Las Ramblas . A van hit on a crowded tourist place. Authorities said that 15 people had suffered serious injuries and that the death toll could rise. More than 100 people were hurt, said Joaquim Forn, the interior minister of the Catalan regional government.
A senior Catalan police official Josep Lluis Trapero, told reporters that two men were arrested in connection with the attack, a Moroccan national and a Spanish citizen from the enclave of Melilla. People described as the white delivery van suddenly swung off a street and on to the wide pedestrian mall that draws strolling tourists and residents. As people started to run away, the driver swerved the vehicle from side to side, in an effort to inflict more damage.