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The driver behind the fatal Times Square accident is reportedly “high on K2.”

Vehicle plows into several pedestrians in Times Square of NY

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Breaking news on Thursday as a vehicle plowed into a Times Square crowd and injuring 22 people and killing 1 person. Since the driver has been arrested, more details have surfaced.

Via Huffington Post:

Richard Rojas, 26, was taken into custody after the crash that injured 22 people in addition to the teenager who was killed. Rojas, a U.S. Navy veteran and Bronx native who had several prior DUI arrests, tested positive for the banned synthetic drug K2, according to local reports


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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio said there is no evidence that this was an act of terrorism.

Right now, it’s an isolated incident, but they’re still [taking] all precautionary measures,” NYPD spokeswoman Arlene Muniz told HuffPost.

Alyssa Elsman, 18, who was visiting from Michigan, was fatally wounded in the horrific accident. Her sister 13-year-old sister was also injured.

Car Crashes Into Pedestrians In Times Square

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Source: Huffington Post

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