At least 6 dead, 11 injured in apparent terror act in lower Manhattan

A suspect has been arrested after he reportedly drove a truck the wrong way down a bike path in lower Manhattan, hitting several people. He then jumped out with fake guns and was shot by police.
The scene in New York Photo Credit: Twitter/Channel 2 News

At least six people were killed and 11 injured Tuesday in a ramming incident in lower Manhattan. According to reports, a man deliberately drove a truck about 10 blocks down a bike path in Tribeca and hit several people.

A suspect has reportedly been arrested. Reports say after crashing the truck into a school bus, the man jumped out holding fake guns and was shot by police officers.

Photo credit: Twitter/Channel 2 News

Authorities are reportedly investigating the incident as an act of terrorism. Eye-witnesses said they heard the suspect yell out "Allah akbar" before jumping out of the truck.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.



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