Local Student Stabbed, 2 Others Hurt In Overseas Brawl - FOX13 News, WHBQ FOX 13

Local Student Stabbed, 2 Others Hurt In Overseas Brawl

Posted: Updated:

Three study abroad students from Swarthmore College were hurt when they were attacked in a bar in Rome.

One student was stabbed while the other two suffered cuts and bruises when 50 masked men attacked supporters of England's soccer team at a pub called "The Drunken Ship."

The bar is popular with Americans, and school officials say the students just happened to be there with friends when the fight broke out.

The students are expected to be OK.

Two Italian men have been charged.

Powered by WorldNow

WHBQ-TV | Fox 13
485 S. Highland St.
Memphis, TN 38111

Main Station: (901) 320-1313
Newsroom: (901) 320-1340

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices