A 24-year-old driver and a passenger drove a Fiat 500e outside the Los Angeles Convention Center at around 1:15 p.m. local time when the accident occurred. Police say the man lost control of the car and entered the sidewalk.
KPCC reports that the car struck a cement planter on the sidewalk, shattering it into concrete shards that struck several pedestrians. Five pedestrians sustained non-life-threatening injuries and received treatment at a local hospital.
The driver and passenger of the car also received treatment at a hospital for minor injuries, reports KPCC.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):