It's an awesome boardwalk. You'd be just chillin', never expecting any problems.
The suspect was intent on killing. Witnesses are interviewed at the clip.
And a LAT, "Venice boardwalk crash: Man, 38, arrested on suspicion of murder," and "Venice boardwalk: Witnesses describe chaotic scene of hit-and-run."
Video here, "Venice Beach murderer getting into his car and plowing though innocent people." And moments after the hit-and-run, "Venice Boardwalk Tragedy."