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Three seriously injured following knife attack on German train

At least three people have been seriously injured following a knife attack that occurred on a train in Germany.

According to a spokesperson from Oberpfalz police authority, the attack occurred on an ICE train and one man has been arrested.

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Police stated that there was no evidence of other attackers being at large.

German news outlet Bild said three people were injured on the train but a specific number of injuries has yet to be confirmed.

Approximately 200 people were evacuated from the train which was stopped in Seubersdorf.

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An investigation into the incident remains ongoing.

Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said the motive behind the attack was still unclear and has yet to be established.

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