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Old 05-18-2017, 10:33 AM
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Here is one with audio, it was a single driver that has been taken into custody:

At Least 1 Dead After Car Slams Into Crowd in Times Square | NBC New York

I would think a terrorist would try to take more people out at once. Maybe a drunk illegal alien though! We have a lot of arrests and deaths related to illegal aliens drinking and driving and that is a FACT!
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:34 AM
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Latest CBS tweet cites NY police as saying that it appears to be a DWI case.


But, way to early to know anything for sure. I mean, it could have been a drunk terrorist.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:36 AM
 
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Does not seem like terrorism to me, gathering from past acts, I do not believe the terrorist would be in custody. They either blow themselves up or get away...
Anyway, prayers for all victims. My husband was supposed to be down there today. Glad his meeting was canceled.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:36 AM
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Several people have been struck by a car in Times Square CBS New York

1 Person Dead, 20 People Hurt When Car Slams Into Pedestrians In Times Square
NYPD: This Is Not Terrorism, But Possibly DWI
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:37 AM
 
Location: Home, Home on the Front Range
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A single event like this brings city traffic to a halt. That is a huge problem, and will be used as a lesson by our Muslim enemies.
Because this is the first incident to ever tie up traffic?
Or because there's never been another traffic incident shown on the news before?

Or...?


It is truly terrible that people were hurt and that one is reported dead but car accidents happen every minute of every day.
Not sure why this would cause such extreme concern other than that paranoia has overtaken rational thought.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:39 AM
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Because this is the first incident to ever tie up traffic?
Or because there's never been another traffic incident shown on the news before?

Or...?


It is truly terrible that people were hurt and that one is reported dead but car accidents happen every minute of every day.
Not sure why this would cause such extreme concern other than that paranoia has overtaken rational thought.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:40 AM
 
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Terrorists!!
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:40 AM
 
Location: Born & Raised DC > Carolinas > Seattle > Denver
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Breaking report: NYPD has confirmed it is NOT terrorism, likely DUI/DWI.

26 year-old from the Bronx.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:42 AM
 
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I am hearing DWI. 2 priors.
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Old 05-18-2017, 10:43 AM
 
Location: Out West
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Here's the driver who did this:



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Originally Posted by Magritte25 View Post
We don't know if its an accident or not.

Considering the amount of terrorist attacks that have been carried out across the world using a vehicle to smash into a crowd of pedestrians, I think we need to reserve discussion until more comes out.
Thank you. It gets so frustrating when some people act like everything is nothing without any information at all.
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