Two young Romanians aged 16 and 18 respectively were stabbed in Carmagnola, Italy on Sunday night. They were immediately transferred to a local hospital and are out of danger, according to La Repubblica.

The youngsters accounted that they were attacked by several Italians who fled in a car shortly afterwards, the Italian daily informs.

Police quoted by the paper said that it was possible that the story be invented by the two, to hide a clash between gangs.