A car ran over a group of protesters in Seattle

An unknown car on Saturday night ran over a group of protesters in the American city of Seattle (Washington). At least two people were injured in the incident, Washington state police spokesman Rick Johnson said on his Twitter page.

He said that the car drove into a part of the highway blocked for protesters and rammed the demonstrators.

It is known that one of the two victims is in critical condition.

The reasons for the incident are not reported. An investigation is underway.