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Terrorism ruled out after van hits bus stops in Marseille

French police have ruled out terrorism as a motive after a woman was killed when a van rammed into two Marseille bus stops.

A police official said "the terrorist motive is completely rejected" for the incident on Monday morning.

Police had already said that the driver of the white van that hit the bus stops in two neighbourhoods is being treated for psychological problems.

The 35-year-old suspect was arrested in the Old Port neighbourhood of France's second largest city.

The van rammed into two bus stops in two neighbourhoods of the Mediterranean port city, killing a woman and injuring a man.

Police and forensic experts in white suits took evidence from the bus stop.

The glass walls of the bus stop where the woman was killed were shattered.

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