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USA: 'Everybody was scared' - Eyewitnesses recount deadly New York attack03:08

USA: 'Everybody was scared' - Eyewitnesses recount deadly New York attack

United States, New York City
November 1, 2017 at 00:35 GMT +00:00 · Published

Eyewitnesses recounted their experiences of the deadly New York attack, in New York City on Tuesday, with one man recalling how people ran from the scene.

"In the time I saw everybody was running from the site," said Hamid. "Everybody was scared," he went on to say. "The story was they said somebody was driving and hitting the people in the streets."

Eight people have died and 11 others are left seriously injured after a truck driver mowed people down in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon.

The suspected attacker, who US media have named as Sayfullo Saipov, was shot in the stomach and taken into custody.

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Eyewitnesses recounted their experiences of the deadly New York attack, in New York City on Tuesday, with one man recalling how people ran from the scene.

"In the time I saw everybody was running from the site," said Hamid. "Everybody was scared," he went on to say. "The story was they said somebody was driving and hitting the people in the streets."

Eight people have died and 11 others are left seriously injured after a truck driver mowed people down in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon.

The suspected attacker, who US media have named as Sayfullo Saipov, was shot in the stomach and taken into custody.

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