Car Crashes into Pedestrians in Boston, Multiple Injuries Reported

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July 03, 2017Jul 03, 2017

A taxi crashed into a crowd of pedestrians in Boston, Massachusetts on July 3rd of 2017, the day before Independence Day. The crash occurred near a taxi stand, according to USA Today. Fox stated in their live video feed that at least 10 people have been transported to local hospitals. Injuries range in severity from "minor to very serious".

According to the Fox News report, the crash appears to be accidental and is currently not being reported as terrorism. The driver is a 56-year-old man and stayed on scene after the crash to be interviewed by authorities. An investigation is ongoing, but the suspect is being very cooperative. 

Local police force continuously posted updates regarding the tragic incident on their Twitter page. See a few of the tweets below. 

https://twitter.com/MassStatePolice/status/881935888166604803

https://twitter.com/MassStatePolice/status/881937473185734657

Please join us in prayer for the victims, as they go through this difficult time before the holiday. Thank you!