GRAPHIC VIDEO: 1 DEAD AFTER CAR DRIVES THROUGH CROWD AT CHARLOTTESVILLE PROTEST
Several injuries reported after vehicle hits numerous protesters
One person was killed and numerous inured Saturday after a vehicle drove through a crowd of counter-protesters at the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
According to the Daily Mail, the incident began after one of the counter-protesters threw a rock at the vehicle.
“A counter protester had allegedly thrown a rock at the car, causing the driver to swivel around and ram into people on the sidewalk, before driving away,” the article states. “Local police reported there were multiple injures and three vehicles were involved in the crash.”
Numerous other injuries were reported earlier in the day as white nationalists and members of Antifi clashed near a statue of Robert E. Lee. Infowars reporter Millie Weaver and her cameraman were also hit with pepper spray while covering the day’s events.
President Dondald Trump called for unity and argued against the day’s violence.