CBS2 Video Coverage: Car Plows Into Pedestrians In Times Square, Killing 1, Injuring 23

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One person is dead and 23 people are injured after being struck by  a car in Times Square Thursday morning.

An 18-year-old woman was killed and 22 people were injured  – including the victim’s 13-year-old sister – after being struck by a red Honda Accord before it came to a stop by crashing into steel barriers at 45th Street and 7th Avenue, Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

Web Extra: Car Slams Into Pedestrians In Times Square – – Photos

“This is not an act of terror,” de Blasio said. The driver, 26-year-old Richard Rojas from the Bronx, has a criminal record and two prior DWIs,” NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill said. He is in custody and is being tested for drugs and alcohol.

Rojas is a US citizen and a former member of the US Navy, de Blasio said.

For the latest on this developing story see CBS2’s complete coverage below:

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Learning More About Richard Rojas

Times Square Horror: Live Videos Connect People Worldwide

Times Square Incident ‘Rude Awakening’ For NYPD

More On Times Square Suspect Richard Rojas

18-Year-Old Woman Killed In Times Square

Suspect Identified In Times Square Crash

Nigro Talks Times Square Crash Victims

Officials Give Update On Times Square Crash

Chief Of Manhattan Detectives Gives Update On Times Square Crash

O’Neill Gives Update On Times Square Crash, Suspect

De Blasio Gives Update On Times Square Crash

Witnesses Help Hold Down Times Square Crash Suspect

Witness: Times Square Packed At Time Of Crash

Police Hold Back Crowd At Times Square Crash Scene

‘We Couldn’t Do Anything’

Times Square Pedestrians Struck

‘I Heard A Huge Bang’

Witness Says Car Caught Fire In Times Square Crash

NYPD: No Apparent Terror Connection To Times Square Crash

Witness Describes Times Square Crash

1 Dead After Car Strikes Pedestrians In Times Square

Suspect In Custody In Times Square Crash

 

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