A vehicle has driven on to a crowded pavement in New York City's Times Square, reportedly killing one person and injuring several others, reported BBC.
Media informed that one person not yet identified has died and 13 others are injured after the speeding vehicle struck on a sidewalk.
Minutes later of the incident, the New York Police Department closed off the area.
The New York Fire Department alleged that the driver lost control and the collision appeared to be an accident. The sources refused the possibility that it was a terrorist attack, as CBS reported.
Social media users shared images of people being taken away on stretchers.