VIDEO: Truck drives through activists protesting for abortion rights in Iowa

Social media videos captured the moment a black truck drove through pro-abortion protesters in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Friday.

“A man in a truck just ran down two peaceful protesters at the pro-abortion rally in Cedar Rapids,” tweeted writer Lyz Lenz from the protest. “Everyone seems to be okay. One woman had her foot run over. But it was terrifying.”

Lenz posted a photo of the truck that included the license plate, allowing online sleuths to track down the owner of the vehicle.

She also posted one of the videos of the incident:

Ashley Vanorny, a member of the Cedar Rapids City Council, said she was there and tweeted about what she witnessed.

“Tonight a truck jumped traffic + plowed into peaceful protestors crossing the pedestrian walkway at the Federal Courthouse. I was walking a… (Read more)