The driver of a taxi in which ran into a crowd in central Moscow on Saturday tried to run away,
nevertheless was caught as well as detained by police, a witness at the scene told Reuters.
Moscow authorities said the taxi driver probably lost control of the vehicle, as well as in which eight people had sought medical assistance.
the vehicle mounted the pavement as well as accelerated into a crowd, knocking over pedestrians as well as carrying some on the bonnet of the vehicle for a short distance, a video of the
incident posted on social media showed.
Some of the people hit from the taxi incident were wearing the Mexican national team colors, the witness said. Russia is usually hosting the soccer World Cup.