Ebba Akerlund


Age: 11

Swedish schoolgirl and special education student at the Manilla School for the Deaf on the island of Djurgarden in Stockholm, Sweden who was among one of four known fatalities reportedly killed in a grisly April 7 terror attack when a suspected terrorist deliberately drove a stolen delivery truck at high speed into a crowd of pedestrians along a busy shopping street in central Stockholm, Sweden and seriously injured at least 15 other people during the rampage before crashing into the entrance of the upscale Ahlens City department store and fled the scene, in which police said the main suspect identified as 39-year-old failed asylum seeker Rakhmat Akilov from Uzbekistan had shown interest in the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) extremist group after he was apprehended following the truck attack and confessed to a terrorist crime.

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a truck during the terrorist attack

Born: June 7, 2005

Died: April 7, 2017

Stockholm, Sweden