WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, Manhattan (PIX11) — Six pedestrians, including two young girls, were struck by a vehicle that jumped an Upper Manhattan curb Wednesday evening, police said.
The woman behind the wheel of the black sedan lost control while taking a turn near West 190th Street and Broadway in Washington Heights around 6:10 p.m., and jumped the curb, according to the NYPD.
Three men and a woman suffered leg injuries, while two 3-year-old girls suffered bloody noses, according to authorities. They were all taken to various area hospitals in what officials described as stable condition.
The driver initially left the scene of the crash but then returned, police said. She was taken to a police station for questioning, but had not been charged by early Thursday as authorities investigated the circumstances of the incident.