Three Detroit Police officers have also been injured and multiple DPD vehicles have been damaged.
Vandalism is taking place all over the city, including at the Police Department.
The rioters had been throwing cement at the police.
The driver was surrounded by a mob when they opted not to become the next Reginald Denny.
There has been riots across the nation over the death of a Minneapolis man in police custody on Monday.
Many of them are small businesses that were already struggling due to the pandemic.
There are also reports that women have been kidnapped during the riot.
Executive Councilor Debora Pignatelli changed the words to the pledge during a teleconference meeting on Wednesday.
Additionally, 40 percent say that they will no longer be buying Chinese products.
The poll found that approximately three-quarters of Republicans want to put America first.