January 20, 2018 12:20 IST

[GRAPHIC PHOTOS] Car plows through Copacabana beach

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A vehicle that ran over some people at Copacabana beach is seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil January 18, 2018. According local media, the driver was detained. Credit: Reuters
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A vehicle that ran over some people at Copacabana beach is seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil January 18, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Paramedics help an injured person after a vehicle ran over some people at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil January 18, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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A vehicle that ran over some people at Copacabana beach is seen in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil January 18, 2018. Credit: Reuters
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Paramedics help the injured after a vehicle ran over some people at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil January 18, 2018. Credit: Reuters