Six men were pronounced dead at the scene on the cycle lane and two other people were dead on arrival at the hospital.
After smashing the truck into a school bus, injuring two adults and two children, the suspect exited the truck displaying "imitation firearms" and was shot by police, according to the New York police department.
"I heard a truck, a car, something going down the bike path," said witness Eugene Duffy, 44, who was waiting at a red light to walk across West Street. The driver shouted 'Allahu Akbar' after getting out of the vehicle, New York Post reported. A note in English was found in the truck that referred to the Islamic State terror group, media reports said. -- PTI
Image: NYPD police officers at the scene of crime. Pic courtesy: @NYPDSpeechley
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