The Washington Heights pedestrian collision that injured six persons, including two children, has received more investigation from the local police department.
According to the authorities, the chain of events began on Wednesday evening at six o’clock when a lady in her thirties who had just stolen a car lost control of it at the intersection of Broadway and West 190th Street.
The woman, who told investigators that she was living on the streets, allegedly drove the automobile onto the pavement, where it struck six pedestrians and then crashed into the R. G. Ortiz Funeral Home.
Witnesses immediately rushed forward to assist the victims. According to the authorities, at least one of them was pinned under the vehicle.
According to the authorities, the woman exited the vehicle while it was still smoking and ran away, but she eventually returned to the scene of the collision.
All of the patients were taken to various hospitals and treated for injuries that did not pose a threat to their lives. According to the police, there were two girls aged three who suffered from bloody noses, three women suffered from neck and back pain, and one male injured his leg.
The authorities have determined that the motorist was not impaired when the collision occurred; yet, she is still anticipated to be charged on Thursday.