A speeding car plowed into pedestrians in New York’s Times Square on Thursday during lunch time killing one person and injuring several people.
According to the New York City Fire Department, 12 total patients were treated at the scene. Photos on social media show car with a smoking hood slightly overturned on a barrier.
Several onlookers described the car as out of control before it plowed into the pedestrians.
The driver has been taken into custody and the area has been sealed of and the public cleared.
Preliminary investigation suggests no nexus to terror.