2 pedestrians hurt when car jumps curb on Upper West Side

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) -- Two pedestrians were injured, one critically, when a car jumped a curb on the Upper West Side late Thursday morning.

The incident happened around 11 a.m. on West 96th Street.

Authorities say a silver Toyota Rav4 jumped the curb and careened into a 63-year-old woman and a 59-year-old man.

The woman was unconscious at the scene and suffered a serious leg injury, and she was rushed to Mount Sinai-St. Luke's Hospital in critical condition. The man was conscious and is listed in stable condition.

The driver stayed at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.