In Rio de Janeiro the car drove into a crowd

MEXICO city, 19 Jan — RIA Novosti. The car drove into a crowd of people on Thursday in Rio de Janeiro, injuring 15 people, according to the Globo channel.

According to preliminary data, the incident occurred at the world-famous promenade of Copacabana.

On published online records show that the victims were sitting on the ground, they are assisted. The movement on the part of the embankment blocked. Among victims — four children, including newborns.

Police arrested the driver of the car. They found 41-year-old local resident. He said that before the accident he had an epileptic seizure, allegedly caused the loss of control of the vehicle. After arrival the driver was nearly beaten by witnesses to the incident, the police managed to take him away from angry people.

Now the police find out details of the incident.