The fire department said that one 44-year-old man was in a critical condition while a 30-year-old man, 18-year-old woman and 28-year-old woman were all in a serious condition.
He said several victims were pinned under the van as panicked witnesses rush to pull them out. Four other victims are reportedly in a stable condition hospital. At least six people were injured.
Video footage from a news helicopter showed the white van on the sidewalk in front of The Fish Spot restaurant. The impact of the crash sent the Ford van through a picket fence outside the restaurant, then through tables packed with diners on the patio.
BBC's Salary Report Exposes Large Gender Pay Gap
BBC director general Tony Hall admitted this pay gap is not good enough and said the organisation must get better. It will make it enormously hard for them to remain competitive and could mean they cannot retain talent.
Carolina Panthers release offensive tackle Michael Oher
The Panthers appeared set to move on with Daryl Williams and rookie Taylor Moton at right tackle after a June minicamp. It's the first personnel move under Panthers new interim general manager Marty Hurney , who was hired on Wednesday.
McCain Back at Work 10 Days after Brain Surgery
Ward said the negative talk against her was launched after a poll commissioned by her campaign showed her leading U.S. Throughout Monday, Senate Republicans offered conflicting statements about McCain appearing for the health-care vote.
Tesla Begins to Deliver Model 3 to Early Buyers
Tesla has revealed that its premium Model 3 will cost $44,000 before tax rebates, a $9,000 increase over its $35,000 base price . Musk claims the company will be in "hell" at the start of production to meet the car's not insignificant global demand.
House panel approves budget with hopes for tax reform
The proposed defense spending exceeds caps on allowable spending, so they'd need Democrats' support to lift those caps. But for that budget to go into effect, it would have to pass the House and be reconciled with a Senate budget bill.