Speeding vehicle strikes pedestrians in New York City's Times Square

Reuters News
Posted: May 18, 2017 12:07 PM

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A speeding vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in New York City's Times Square on Thursday, according to an announcement at nearby Reuters news agency headquarters.

The New York Police Department closed off the area.

A Reuters witness said at least 10 people were being treated for injuries on the ground after the collision at the Midtown Manhattan tourist site.

(Reporting by Daniel Wallis; Editing by Howard Goller)