3 hurt when taxi jumps curb, slams into Manhattan building

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Thursday, March 10, 2016

KIPS BAY, Manhattan (WABC) -- A taxi cab jumped a curb and slammed into a building in Manhattan Thursday morning, injuring at least three people.

Police say the cab driver lost control just before 9 a.m. near First Avenue and 33rd Street.

The taxi may have struck a Citi Bike rider before hitting the building.

Authorities say three people were injured and taken to NYU Medical Center for treatment.

None of the injuries is considered to be life-threatening.

Police say it appears to be an accident.