The statement by the Argentinan foreign ministry further said that the five deceased men were part of a group of school friends who travelled to NY to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their graduation.
Darren Drake was a project manager for Moody's Investors Service and was a master's degree student in the information systems program at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken (HOH'-boh-kehn), New Jersey.
An Ohio truck driver says the man accused of killing eight people with a truck in New York City was argumentative, seemed to harbor radical views and saw his work life spiraling down.
31-year-old Ann-Laure Decadt from Belgium was also killed during the attack while she was reportedly biking on the popular path with her two sisters.
Online profiles show he went to Elisabeth Irwin High School in New York City and graduated previous year from Skidmore College with a degree in computer science.
"I am deeply saddened to announce a Belgian victim in Manhattan - I express my condolences to the family and friends", Reynders said on Twitter. They were all from Rosario, Argentina, a port city along the Parana River that is about 300 miles northwest of Buenos Aires.
Another Argentine visitor who was part of the group, Martin Ludovico Marro, was injured in the attack and was recovering from his injuries at a hospital in Manhattan, officials said.
"He had everything going for him", his father, Jimmy Drake, said through tears.
Thirty-one-year-old Ann-Laure Decadt was the mother of 3-year-old and 3-month-old sons and died in Tuesday's attack.
Five victims were from the Argentine city of Rosario.
The five were celebrating their 30th graduation anniversary at the Argentine Polytechnic School of Rosario, Efe news reported. His comments came during an event with a money laundering task force.
At least 8 people were killed and 11 injured when a man drove a rented truck down a bike path in lower Manhattan on Tuesday. The deputy prime minister and foreign affairs minister of Belgium said in a tweet that one of the dead was Belgian.