The world is still coming to terms with the gruesome attack in the city of Nice on Thursday night, when a suspected terrorist drove a truck into a crowd of people out to celebrate this year’s Bastille Day, killing up to 80 and leaving many others injured.

Video footage emerging from Nice show how police officers and a motorcyclist desperately tried to stop the truck before it carried out the massacre on France’s biggest public holiday.

A footage shows the moment the truck drove into the crowd:

There was an intense shootout between the terrorist and the police who tried to stop the attack.