Officials say the driver, a 29-year-old woman, had lost control of her vehicle and knocked into pedestrians outside a mosque.

Some reports say the woman had a heart attack, while others say her vehicle had technical issues.
Some reports say the woman had a heart attack, while others say her vehicle had technical issues. (AA)

Four German civilians were injured after they were knocked by a vehicle after Friday prayers at a mosque in west Germany.

Officials say the driver, a 29-year-old woman, had lost control of her vehicle and knocked into the pedestrians outside the mosque.

Some reports say she had a heart attack while driving, while other reports say she had technical issues with her vehicle.

A police investigation found no evidence of foul play or terror.

The incident took place in Altena town in the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Source: TRTWorld and agencies