(CNN)Chaos broke out in Nice, France, after a truck plowed through throngs of tourists and locals celebrating Bastille Day on Thursday evening.
Scrambling for safety, the crowd dispersed and took cover in nearby restaurants and hotels. Here are accounts from some of those witnesses:
Kristen Crouch, visiting from Dallas for a friend's wedding, was among the tourists who fled for their lives shortly after the fireworks display for the Bastille Day celebrations -- France's equivalent to July 4.
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