One of the stabbing victims has died. The other victim remains in critical condition.
The men, in their 20s, were stabbed at an unknown location sometime before 3 a.m. Thursday, according to police.
They were being driven to the hospital by a friend when he lost control of his car at the intersection of Fulton Avenue and Clinton Street.
The car careened into a taxi, and a pedestrian was struck into the ensuing spinout.
The two passengers had to be extricated from the taxi. They were taken to Nassau University Medical Center.
The pedestrian, also a man in his 20s, was taken to Mercy Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Detectives were interviewing the driver of the car to determine the location of the initial double stabbing.
No arrests were immediately made.
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