A man beat his wife to death in the street with a brick as bystanders looked on
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The horrifying attack took place in Shuozhou, China, on October 31.
The couple were riding a small electric car when they collided with another vehicle.
Eyewitnesses claim the man tried to flee, but his wife held him back. During an ensuing argument, the man threw her to the ground and started beating her.
Shocking footage of the attack was shared on the Chinese social media site Weibo.
The woman was beaten with a chair and a brick and stabbed in the body and face with a pitchfork.
Several bystanders witnessed the assault but did not intervene.
Local police afterwards confirmed the man had been detained in a statement.