French can’t ID 16 dead, 1 hurt in Nice

A man pays tribute to the victims of the terror attacks in Paris in Nice, southeastern France, Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. France is urging its European partners to move swiftly to boost intelligence sharing, fight arms trafficking and terror financing, and strengthen border security in the wake of the Paris attacks. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

NICE, France (AP) – The latest on the truck attack in Nice on Bastille Day that killed 84 people is that French authorities say they still haven’t identified 16 of those killed and one person wounded in the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice.

The government says 84 people were killed and 202 injured in the attack Thursday night, including many tourists from multiple countries.

An official with a special victims’ center in Nice told reporters Sunday that 16 bodies remain unidentified, and forensic experts are working with DNA samples to determine their identities. The official did not give his name.

Health Minister Marisol Touraine said Sunday that one hospitalized person remains unidentified. In all, 85 people are still hospitalized after the attack, 18 of them in critical condition.

Many family members have been frustrated by a lack of information about their missing loved ones.

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