5 killed, 40 injured in US car crash

Five people have been killed in a reckless car crash during a Christmas parade in the US state of Wisconsin. At least 40 people were injured in the incident.

The incident took place during a crowded Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, on Sunday night, local time.

The scene is 32 kilometers west of Milwaukee, another Wisconsin town, said Dan Thompson, a Waukesha city police chief. The accused car has been seized after a car crash at a Christmas parade and the town of Waukesha is currently safe.