A motorcycle store near the Champs Elysees was damaged when football fans fought with riot police [Christophe Petit/EPA]

A woman has been killed in a high-speed car crash in southern France, while shops were looted in central Paris in what the government slammed as “unacceptable” unrest following Algeria’s quarter-final win over Ivory Coast in the African Cup of Nations.

In the southern city of Montpellier, an Algerian football supporter, celebrating his team’s win, lost control of his car on Thursday and ran over a family, killing a woman and seriously injuring her baby, a security official said.

The 21-year-old man, who was taken into police custody, was driving at high speed in the Mosson neighbourhood, the official said.


The baby suffered

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