Five patients were taken to a trauma center Friday afternoon — at least four of them in serious to critical condition — after an crashed into a storefront in Hollywood, authorities said.
The vehicle struck pedestrians as it crashed into the front of the Highland Market at 6818 Hollywood Blvd. near the El Capitan Theatre, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.
One person at the scene declined to be taken to a hospital, according to the LAFD.
Two Fox11 crew members were among those injured. According to the station, a Fox11 reporter and a photographer were in the neighborhood to cover the reopening of the El Capitan at 6838 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood Boulevard was shut down at Highland Avenue for the crash investigation and cleanup.