Times Square crash: Intoxicated man kills 1, injures 22
A 26-year-old man who appeared intoxicated drove his car the wrong way up a Times Square Street Thursday.
A 26-year-old man who appeared intoxicated drove his car the wrong way up a Times Square Street Thursday.
Car plowed into pedestrians on the sidewalk, killing one and injuring about 20 others, authorities and witnesses said.
Car plowed into pedestrians on the sidewalk, killing one and injuring about 20 others, authorities and witnesses said.
The vehicle leaned on a lamppost and steel barriers intended to block vehicles from getting onto the sidewalk.
The vehicle leaned on a lamppost and steel barriers intended to block vehicles from getting onto the sidewalk.
Richard Rojas from the Bronx was taken into custody and was undergoing tests for alcohol, a law enforcement official told.
Richard Rojas from the Bronx was taken into custody and was undergoing tests for alcohol, a law enforcement official told.
Police do not suspect a link to terrorism, but the bomb squad has responded as a precaution to check the vehicle.
Police do not suspect a link to terrorism, but the bomb squad has responded as a precaution to check the vehicle.
The White House said President Donald Trump has been "made aware" of the situation in Times Square
The White House said President Donald Trump has been "made aware" of the situation in Times Square
The man has a history of driving while intoxicated, according to the law enforcement official, who spoke on condition of anonymity..
The man has a history of driving while intoxicated, according to the law enforcement official, who spoke on condition of anonymity..