We will be updating this as we get details but this is what we know so far:
A vehicle drove against traffic on the sidewalk in NYC today. A maroon sedan was seen plowing into pedestrians. The driver is in custody.
A still shot of the suspect:
An eyewitness said he saw the car was heading North on Broadway and careened onto the sidewalk: 43rd Street and 7th Avenue
One person dead and 20 injured:
Shocking footage from New York after car plows into at least 10 pedestrians at Times Square pic.twitter.com/qlKfHpBkVp
— Save the West (@SaveTWest) May 18, 2017
— Adriana Pratt (@adrianampratt) May 18, 2017
One Person Dead And Approx 20 Injured:
At least one person dead and 10 injured after vehicle hit pedestrians in New York’s Times Square, according to reports pic.twitter.com/MHtFTuCGn4
— Sky News (@SkyNews) May 18, 2017
BREAKING: NYPD takes Times Square perpetrator into custody. pic.twitter.com/77f3LVZ6P1
— Based Monitored ???????? (@BasedMonitored) May 18, 2017
Times Square is a very crowded area so it’s very suspect that the driver was able to get up enough speed to do this.