Man who Drove into Crowd in Custody
Witnesses Say He Drove into Group Protesting Rally
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) A state official said the driver of a car that plowed into a group of marchers in Charlottesville is in police custody.
Virginia Secretary of Public Safety Brian Moran said the driver, a man, has been arrested.
Moran did not immediately provide a name of the driver.
Witnesses say a car plowed into a crowd of people who were protesting a rally, which was held by white nationalists who oppose the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee by the city of Charlottesville. Officials say one person was killed and at least 26 were treated at local hospitals.