Melbourne, Victoria

Bourke Street Mall Incident, 2017

Quick Statistics

6 Fatalities
37 Injured

On January 20 2017, a vehicle with one occupant (the driver) drove a car through the pedestrian mall in Bourke Street, and continued to travel along the footpath on Bourke Street in Melbourne's CBD at high speed.

The vehicle killed 6 people and led to 37 others being hospitalised for their injuries.  The youngest victim was only 3 months old.