Eight killed by man driving truck in New York


New York, Nov 1 : At least eight people were killed and 11 seriously hurt in New York after the driver of a truck mowed down people on a cycle path in Lower Manhattan.
According to a BBC News report on Wednesday, a 29-year-old man who emerged from the white pick-up truck was shot by a police officer and arrested.
Officials later said it was a terror attack.
Media named him as Sayfullo Saipov, an immigrant who came to the US in 2010.
A note was found in the truck that referred to so-called Islamic State, a law enforcement source told CBS News.