Van hits group of people on Los Angeles sidewalk, 6 hurt

Los Angeles, CALIF - Six people were injured Sunday afternoon when a vehicle plowed into a group on a Los Angeles sidewalk, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

LAFD Spokeswoman Margaret Stewart said the crash was reported around 4 p.m. on Pico Boulevard in the Mid-Wilshire area.

Stewart said four people were taken to the hospital; their conditions were not immediately known. Two others were transported with non-life threatening injuries.

Video footage from a news helicopter shows a white van coming to rest on the sidewalk. The vehicle appeared to have knocked down a white picket fence surrounding outdoor seating for diners at The Fish Spot restaurant.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.

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