Police: Driver accidentally backs car, hits seven people
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -
Law enforcement authorities in North Carolina say four people were hospitalized Sunday after a woman put her vehicle into the wrong gear and backed into seven individuals.
WBTV-TV reports the crash happened just before 10 a.m. in Charlotte.
Police say the woman was trying to drive forward out of a parking space when she accidentally reversed, ran over the curb and hit the people.
Police say four people were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities say the woman had been handing out food to homeless people before the crash.
Police have not released the name of the driver.
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