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

Suddenly, there was a car where no car should be: plowing through the sidewalk crowds that had swelled in Times Square on a spectacular sun-filled day. And it was moving fast. By the time it rammed into a bollard, an 18-year-old woman was dead, 22 ...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 »

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

(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 »

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 top ...and more »

We shouldn't care less about the Times Square crash just because it probably wasn't terrorism - Vox

Update: The driver in the Times Square car crash was not drunk, but may have been under the influence of other drugs. Police still do not believe the attack was related to terrorism, although it's unclear if it was deliberate, according to WNBC in New ...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 »

Times Square crash suspect told police 'I wanted to kill them': Prosecutors - ABC News

The driver suspected of plowing into a crowd in New York's Times Square midday Thursday, killing an 18-year-old woman and injuring 20 others, was arraigned today on charges of murder, attempted murder and aggravated vehicular homicide. Interested in ...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 »

Before Driver's Times Square Crash, a Descent Into Paranoia and Harassment - New York Times

Richard Rojas did not speak much about his three years in a Navy uniform, but when he returned to the Bronx from a naval base in Jacksonville, Fla., in 2014, he was a different man. His mind was clouded with conspiracy theories. His dreams of opening ...and more »

What stopped the car in Times Square? A closer look at bollards - USA TODAY

NEW YORK — Although 22 people were injured and one person was killed in Thursday's Times Square crash, if it wasn't for a safety measure installed last year things could have been a lot worse. Bollards, those short steel barriers frequently found ...and more »