Police have killed five terrorists in the seaside resort of Cambrils, south of Barcelona as they escaped a police control and proceeded to injure pedestrians on the promenade.
Catalan police announced on Twitter “we have killed the alleged perpetrators,” and added that the events were most like terrorist related.
“We work on the hypothesis that the events of Cambrils respond to a terrorist attack.”
The jihadis were all wearing suicide belts, which turned out to be fake.
Four of them were killed during a shootout with police and one died hours later from injuries sustained.
Seven people were injured including a policeman as the terrorists Audi A3 ploughed through crowds.
The incident took place at 1:15 AM on Friday.