Wuhan police shoot dead man accused of killing 3 as he flees scene

Police have shot dead a man who is alleged to have killed three and injured four after a work dispute turned deadly.

A suspect who is alleged to have killed three people and injured another four in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, this morning has been shot dead by police.

Wang Xiang, 40, was alleged to have hacked three people with a kitchen knife in a logistics company over a work dispute at around 9am, Wuhan police said.

Wang then used a car to flee the scene and knocked down four pedestrians in the process.

Police shot him dead when he was trying to flee.

Three people died due to injuries sustained.

Police are further investigation the case.

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