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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Luxembourg, Luxembourg
December 1, 2020

Location: Trier, Germany

Event: Vehicle Attack

According to police and media reports, a vehicle struck several persons in the area of a pedestrian zone in Trier. The media is reporting injuries and fatalities and one arrest. Police are investigating. Please follow @PolizeiTrier for updates.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the Area.
  • Follow the instructions of local authorities.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • U.S. citizens who travel abroad should always have a contingency plan for emergency situations. Review the Traveler’s Checklist.


U.S. Embassy Luxembourg
22, boulevard Emmanuel Servais
L- 2535 Luxembourg City

+352 621 547 133


State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Luxembourg Country Information
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