UPDATE: Law enforcement states no link to terrorism in cab vs. ten pedestrian accident in Boston

BOSTON, MA (CBS NEWS) — A taxi crashed into pedestrians Monday afternoon near Logan International Airport, injuring 10 people, CBS Boston reports.

Massachusetts State Police said in a statement that 10 people suffered injuries of “varying severity” as a result of the crash. The injured were transported to Massachusetts General Hospital, Tufts Medical Center and other local hospitals.

The incident occurred at approximately 1:40 p.m. outside a building at Logan Airport, police said. Sources told CBS Boston a 56-year-old Cambridge cab driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a break area where other drivers were gathered.

Multiple law enforcement sources say the incident is being investigated as an accident, CBS News justice and homeland security correspondent Jeff Pegues reports. They confirm that there is no nexus to terrorism.

The scene where a taxi driver struck several pedestrians outside Logan International Airport on Monday, July 3, 2017. CBS BOSTON


The driver is cooperating with investigators, sources said.

Police said that based on the preliminary investigation, there is no information that suggests the crash was intentional, but they have seized the vehicle for further investigation.

The cab pool is currently closed while the crash remains under investigation.

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