Los Angeles-area vaccine worker struck in hit-and-run; may have been intentional, officials say

Witnesses told investigators a driver ran into signs at a clinic in Santa Clarita, north of Downtown Los Angeles, around 4:30 p.m. Saturday, FOX Los Angeles reported. 

After hitting the signs, the driver turned around and drove into the clinic worker, witnesses said, according to the news outlet. 

The victim, who has not been identified, sustained minor injuries and declined treatment. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said the vaccination site remains closed. 

People sign forms to oppose vaccine passports as they participate at the "S.O.S California No Vaccine Passport Rally" at Tongva Park in Santa Monica, Calif., on Saturday. A vaccine worker was struck by a motorist in San Clarita that may have been intentional, authorities said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

People sign forms to oppose vaccine passports as they participate at the “S.O.S California No Vaccine Passport Rally” at Tongva Park in Santa Monica, Calif., on Saturday. A vaccine worker was struck by a motorist in San Clarita that may have been intentional, authorities said. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

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