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Man Who Drove Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Seattle Is Identified

1 month ago   |   By News One

The person who drove a car into a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle early Saturday morning and left two of them in critical condition has been identified. The Associated Press reported that Dawit Kelete was behind the wheel of a white sedan that swerved directly into the protesters marching on a local highway, hitting two women. A graphic video circulating on social media showed the point of impact that violently flung the victims' bodies high into the air over Interstate 5.
Kelete was taken into custody shortly afterward. But aside from his name, little else was known...
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Seattle: 2 women hit by car on highway amid protests, police say

Seattle: 2 women hit by car on highway amid protests, police say

1 month ago   |   By ABC

A 27-year-old man drove a white Jaguar onto a closed freeway in Seattle early Saturday and barreled through a panicked crowd of protesters, critically injuring two women, officials said.
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Two Seattle protesters hit by car on highway, one critically injured

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Two protesters were injured, one critically, in Seattle early on Saturday, when the women were hit by a speeding car that drove past other stopped vehicles into a crowd demonstrating on an interstate highway, police said.
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Car slams into two protesters on closed Seattle highway

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Authorities said it was not immediately clear if the demonstrators, one who was critically wounded, had been targeted.
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Two Injured and One in Critical Condition After Car Drove Into Crowd of Peaceful Protesters in Seattle

1 month ago   |   By Time

A car drove into a crowd of peaceful protesters on Seattle's Interstate 5 early Saturday morning and struck two female protesters, critically injuring one of them, according to police.
On Friday, the Seattle Police Department closed I-5 at 11:56 p.m. PT for peaceful protesters, Washington State Patrol Capt. Ron Mead said during a press conference Saturday morning. At around 1:36 a.m., a passenger car drove into the crowd and struck two people: a 24-year-old female protester from Seattle and a 32-year-old female protester from Bellingham, Wash., Mead told reporters. The 24-year-old suffered...
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