As reported by MSNBC, in Aurora, Colo., a blue jeep drove into a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters on the interstate, sending people scrambling.
One demonstrator fired a weapon in response, grazing one person.
The protest called for justice for 23-year-old Elijah McClain, a black man who died last year in police
Per DailyMail, a Jeep plowed through a Black Lives Matter march along a highway near Denver Saturday night moments before a protester shot a gun and wounded at least two other demonstrators, police said.
One of the protesters who was shot during the mayhem on Interstate 225 in Aurora was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
The other demonstrator who was wounded showed up at the hospital with a graze wound, the Aurora Police Department tweeted that evening.
A woman who also appeared to dodge the Jeep, fell 20 feet off the highway as she escaped to safety, witnesses said.
search is now on for the shooter, whom witnesses believed opened fire to stop the Jeep.
A driver and passenger from the Jeep were detained after police later located and towed away the vehicle. Neither has been identified.
Protesters, after the highway protest in Aurora ended in mayhem Saturday night, also broke windows at the local the courthouse, where a fire was started in an office, police said.
An unlawful assembly was declared and police ordered protesters to leave the area, authorities said.