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A speeding white SUV runs over people on a footpath in HSR Layout locality of Bengaluru.Twitter/ANI

In a nerve-racking ordeal, a speeding SUV ploughed into pedestrians on a Bengaluru street, leaving at least seven people injured. The incident happened on Sunday, August 18, around 3 pm on a footpath in HSR Layout locality of Bengaluru.

The Bengaluru city police have charged the errant driver and taken him into custody.

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In the video, a white SUV takes a turn from the road in full speed and runs over people who are dining at an eatery and a few others walking on the pavement. The 9-second video captured on a CCTV camera also showed the car hitting the two-wheelers parked near the footpath.

"A car driven by a drunk man ploughed into pedestrians and injured seven people in Bengaluru's HSR Layout," the official told a news agency.

In another similar incident, a Kannada actor was dragged out of his car by four drunk men and beaten up in front of the public after his car brushed their bikes.