moscow - In the Russian oil town Surgut in Siberia an unknown man injured eight people with a knife on Saturday.
The attacker is shot dead, reports press agency RIA Novosti.
The background of the stitch party is not yet known. 'A man ran through the main streets and attacked people,' said the press office TASS.
Surgut counts about 300,000 inhabitants and is a center of the oil industry in Siberia.