Seattle driver arrested for slamming into protesters

The incident comes just days after authorities shut down the so-called police-free zone known as “CHOP."
1:27 | 07/05/20

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Transcript for Seattle driver arrested for slamming into protesters
To Seattle now where a driver is under arrest after slamming into protesters on a close stretch of highway seriously injuring two women. ABC is a range shot with the details and the surveillance video a warning it is difficult to watch. Pizza for a flying moon and the white part only to. Just when the Seattle freeway. Or Greg. The jaguar striking two women now both in critical condition in an icu. Moments earlier protesters light streaming this videos were running for. Yeah. The tightly had been closed for demonstrations when the driver and the long wait police arrested 27 year old Seattle man the militant alleged crime unknown. Seattle a city in chaos that freeway closed for nineteen straight nights for demonstrations. The police now saying they can no longer guarantee protesters safety. The city under siege since the killing of George will eight just days ago right police re claiming a so called autonomous zone taken over by protesters. Authorities had been blocked from the area for weeks but after multiple shootings officers cleared out the chop zone. President that Rachel got this taking place all across the country right you're looking young people protesting peacefully and beat up three. Make it clear and a little hollering for people with the greatly linked artillery thank you.

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