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One Dead and 22 Injured as Car Rams Into Pedestrians in Times Square - New York Times

One person was killed and at least 22 were injured when a car struck pedestrians in New York's Times Square. The driver of the car has been taken into custody.Published On May 18, 2017 CreditImage by Mary Altaffer/Associated Press. By Eli Rosenberg ...and more »

1 killed, at least 20 injured when car plows into Times Square crowd -

(MEREDITH/AP) -- One person has been killed and multiple others injured when a car speeding the wrong way up a Times Square street at lunchtime Thursday plowed into a crowd of pedestrians. A law enforcement official told the Associated Press that ...and more »

Why More People Didn't Get Hurt in Times Square - CityLab

Pedestrian injuries in New York City's most crowded space have plummeted since a recent redesign. But the real fix is to ban cars entirely. Share; Tweet. LinkedIn; Email; Print. Twenty-two people were injured and one person was killed when a driver ...and more »

Times Square driver emotionally disturbed, victim remembered as "bright, thoughtful" - KTVQ Billings News

The man accused of driving into a large crowd in New York's Times Square is now charged with second-degree murder. Richard Rojas is also facing five counts of aggravated vehicular homicide and 20 counts of attempted murder. Police sources tell our New ...and more »

Car plows into Times Square crowd; 1 dead, about 20 hurt - The Times of Israel

Police do not suspect terrorism as sedan crashes into crowded Manhattan tourist spot, driver being tested for alcohol. By Colleen Long 18 May 2017, 8:07 pm 0 Edit · Facebook · Twitter · email; Print; 70 shares. A wrecked car sits in the intersection of ...and more »

UPDATES: One Dead, Multiple Injured After Times Square Driver Plows Through Pedestrians - Gothamist

Multiple people were injured after a driver drove onto the sidewalk in Times Square today. The FDNY has confirmed that at least one person, an 18-year-old woman, was killed and 22 other people were injured in the incident, which happened around noon ...and more »

City Councilman Wants More Sidewalk Bollards Like The Ones That Stopped Driver's Times Square Rampage - Gothamist

Nearly 24 hours after Richard Rojas allegedly used his car as a murder weapon in Times Square, killing one pedestrian and injuring 22 others, City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez stood a few steps from where Rojas's Honda Accord came to rest, lodged on ...and more »

Sources: Times Square driver was apparently high on synthetic marijuana (K2) at time of pedestrian crash - WABC-TV

Police said the Bronx man who drove his car down a crowded sidewalk in Times Square Thursday was apparently high on synthetic marijuana. Law enforcement sources told Eyewitness News 26-year-old Richard Rojas appeared extremely impaired after the ...and more »

Times Square car crash driver Richard Rojas 'heard voices' - BBC News

A man who drove a car along three blocks of pavement in New York's Times Square, killing a teenager and injuring 22 people, said he had "heard voices", according to law enforcement sources. Richard Rojas, 26, a US Navy veteran who was arrested twice ...and more »

How an Overlooked Urban-Design Feature Helped Stop the Times Square Driver's Rampage - New York Magazine

A few days ago, I sat at a café table in the middle of Times Square. Protected from traffic by a row of shiny, hip-high stanchions, I observed the crowds flowing through the recently reconstructed plazas, the way passers-by alighted on the polished ...and more »