Journalists have found out the details of the incident in New York, where a woman drove her car into a crowd of protesters.
It turned out that the woman was frightened when demonstrators began to surround her car and hit it. She panicked and hit the gas.
Law enforcers noted that vehicular traffic was restricted for the duration of the demonstration. The car was parked halfway, the woman was trying to leave the blocked area when the conflict occurred.
There was another passenger in the car besides the driver. Both women are testifying at the police station.
Earlier it became known that the woman drove into demonstrators of the Black Lives Matter Movement (BLM). It takes an active part in the mass protests that began in the United States after the death of African-American George Floyd in police custody.