2 dead after blast at Rainbow Bridge linking Ontario-N.Y., governor says ‘no sign’ of terrorism

Written by on November 23, 2023

There's no indication that a vehicle crash and explosion Wednesday that killed two people on the American side of the Rainbow Bridge — which connects Ontario and New York — is linked to terrorism, says New York Gov. Kathy Hochul.

"Based on what we know at this moment, there is no sign of terrorist activity in this crash," Hochul said at a news conference.

She said an individual from Western New York was "involved" in a "crash," but she did not clarify if the person was the driver.

"We're going to ensure the public . . .

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