Taxi cab and Mercedes collide in Midtown

June 19, 2009 10:23:17 AM PDT
A speeding white Mercedes collided with a taxi cab in Midtown Manhattan in a crash that took down a small tree. The vehicles collided on Sixth Avenue near the intersection of West 36th Street just before 2:45 a.m. this morning.

Witnesses said the driver of the white Mercedes was speeding before crashing into the taxi cab.

Police say the force of the collision sent the Mercedes careening onto the sidewalk, where it took down a small tree.

Eyewitness News is told at least three people were taken to St. Vincent's Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash is under investigation.


NEW YORK AND TRI-STATE AREA NEWS

USEFUL LINKS:
  • VIEWER PHOTOS AND VIDEOS

  • REPORT TYPO

  • GET WIDGET

  • EYEWITNESS TWITTER

  • FIND US ON FACEBOOK



  • Load Comments