Dad seats family in restaurant, goes outside, deliberately crashes car into building to kill them

BESSEMER CITY, NORTH CAROLINA (Fox 32 News) - A father brought his family into a restaurant, had them seated, then went back outside and crashed his car through the wall deliberately, police in North Carolina said. 

Two people including the man's daughter were killed.

The incident happened on Sunday afternoon at the "Surf & Turf Restaurant" in Bessemer City, said Fox 46 Charlotte.

Police said that Roger Self intentionally crashed his car into the restaurant, killing daughter Katelyn Self. Another person was also killed; that person is reported to be another family member. Others were also injured.

Self was taken into custody. He is a prominent Dallas businessman, according to the Gaston Gazette

Katelyn Self was a Gaston County Sheriff's Deputy.

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