New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said 22 more people were injured in the collision, including Elsman's 13-year-old sister.
Rojas enlisted in the service in July 2011 and spent six months on the destroyer USS Carney in 2012 while the ship conducted pirate interdiction operations off the Horn of Africa, naval records show. "He didn't stop. He just kept going". Rojas has been arrested twice in the past since he drove the vehicle after getting drunk heavily, he said. The auto leaned on a lamppost and steel barriers meant to block vehicles from getting onto the sidewalk.
He added that Rojas has never been the same after coming home from the Navy.
Photo taken on May 18, 2017 shows the scene of a auto crash incident at Times Square in New York City, the United States.
The driver of the vehicle, identified by police as Richard Rojas, 26, of the Bronx, was screaming and flailing as he got out of the auto after hitting multiple people, Bradix said.
A vehicle struck pedestrians in Times Square in NY.
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Navy sailor at Mayport Naval Station arrested in a battery that occurred on base, according to his Jacksonville arrest report. Rojas, 26, who suffered from "psychological issues", told police he expected officers to shoot him, according to the source.
Thursday's mayhem began at noon on a hot, clear day that brought large crowds of people into the streets to enjoy the good weather.
The White House said President Donald Trump was "made aware" of the situation in Times Square and will continue to receive updates as the situation unfolds. Rojas gripped the notary's neck with his left hand while clutching a knife in his right and said "You're trying to steal my identity", according to Bronx court records and a law enforcement source. He was being tested for alcohol and drugs, Police Commissioner James O'Neill said.
Ehab, a food vendor at the corner of W. 44th St. and Broadway who withheld his last name, said he saw the Honda speeding on Broadway and ramming into several people.
He fought with officers who handcuffed him, authorities said.
The sidewalks in many parts of Times Square and surrounding blocks are lined with metal posts created to prevent cars from getting onto the sidewalks and other public areas.
That network of barricades, though, is far from a complete defence.
The driver, who allegedly put up a fight and threw punches at a traffic agent who tackled him, was taken into custody at the scene and tested for sobreity, sources told PIX11 News.
Police officers secure the area near a auto after it plunged into pedestrians in Times Square in NY on May 18, 2017.
Terrorism isn't suspected in the crash.
"I thought the driver was still inside the auto", Guerin, 37, a French native who lives in Brooklyn, told The Post.
Australian John Cox was on 42nd Street when the incident happened. "There is a lot of New Yorkers and tourists standing around really devastated and there's hundreds and hundreds of police officers", he told ABC.
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