Truck attack in Manhattan being investigated as terrorism
LOWER MANHATTAN, New York — At least seven people are dead and more than a dozen were injured after a truck mowed down people on a bike path in New York City Tuesday.
City officials believe this incident was deliberate and a possible act of terrorism.
The incident happened just after 3 p.m. ET on the bike path that runs along the West Side Highway in Lower Manhattan.
The NYPD said a truck entered the West Street pedestrian/bike path a few blocks north of Chambers Street. It proceeded to strike multiple people on the path.