CBS: 1 dead, at least 20 hurt after car jumps sidewalk in Times Square

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NEW YORK (WKYT/AP) - CBS New York is reporting a car struck multiple pedestrians in Times Square.

Police say a 26-year-old U.S. Navy veteran with two prior arrests for driving while intoxicated has been taken in custody after his car plowed into 23 pedestrians in Times Square, killing one of them.

Witnesses said Richard Rojas appeared to be intoxicated, and he was taken into custody Thursday afternoon. Witnesses reported that he drove the wrong way and on a sidewalk for at least three blocks, mowing down pedestrians.









 
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