Pedestrian Struck by Cab in Midtown

A pedestrian was seriously injured in Midtown on July 15 after he was struck by a speeding cab. The cab had hit another taxi at West 52nd Street and Seventh Avenue before it struck a pole and hit the pedestrian.

The two cabs were heading south on Seventh Avenue at around 4pm when the cab in the middle lane sped up trying to make a left onto West 52nd Street. It struck the other cab that was in the left lane and then slammed into a light pole hitting a man walking on the sidewalk.

The pedestrian remains unidentified but is said to be suffering from serious injuries. He is listed in stable condition at a hospital. The cabbie who struck him was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

We handle pedestrian-knockdown cases. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured as the result of a driver’s negligence, contact us immediately.

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