In London, the car drove onto the sidewalk and hit a pedestrian

In London, the car drove onto the sidewalk and hit a pedestrian

MOSCOW, 26 Feb — RIA Novosti. The driver of the car hit a pedestrian in London, injuring five people, the newspaper Mirror.

The incident occurred on Sunday morning in the South-East London, on Bromley road, Bellingham. The driver drove onto the sidewalk, knocking a few people, and then crashed into a building wall. Five of the victims were hospitalized.

Bellingham crash: Five rushed to hospital after car hits pedestrians in south east Lon #London

— londonuk (@london_uknews) February 26, 2017

The causes of the incident are being investigated.

This is not the first incident of assaults motorists on pedestrians in recent days. The night before, armed with a knife Opel driver has made arrival on the people on Bismarckplatz in the German city of Heidelberg. While three persons suffered, one of whom later died in hospital. The driver also was hospitalized.

Another incident occurred in New Orleans in the United States. The car crashed into a crowd of people who watched the parade on the occasion of Mardi Gras — feast before lent. According to recent reports, 28 people were injured, 21 of them is in the hospital. Local authorities reported that the driver was drunk.