KUALA LUMPUR: A police car lost control after it was attacked by protesters at Sogo on Saturday.
The incident occurred around 4.15pm when a police four-wheel drive vehicle and a police car drove through a crowd of protesters who threw water bottles at both vehicles, smashing their windscreens.
Although the four-wheel drive managed to get to safety, the car behind it lost control and crashed into three protesters sitting by the road.
One protester then climbed onto the patrol car and starting banging on the hood with his hands.
The protesters then overturned the vehicle.
One protester was injured and rushed to a nearby hospital while the other two escaped with minor injuries.
The policemen in the vehicle also suffered injuries and have been admitted in hospital.
KL deputy CPO Datuk Amar Singh confirmed the incident.
A policeman's service revolver was also snatched at Sogo, according to the Malaysian police's Twitter account. However it was later recovered.