Car Hits Number Of People In Melbourne
A car has struck numerous pedestrians in central Melbourne.
The vehicle ran a red light just after 4.30pm on Thursday and left at least six people on the ground, witnesses have told 3AW.
Police said the driver has been arrested.
Twelve people, including a young child, have been treated for injuries, the ABC reports.
"As it (the car) approached this intersection ... it just mowed everybody down, people were flying everywhere," witness Sue told 3AW.
The incident on Flinders Street between Elizabeth and Swanston streets has brought parts of the city to a standstill four days out from Christmas.