"I attempted to brake it and it just kept getting faster and faster," The 86-year-old Purple Heart recipient told the Daily News. " I was practically right on top of two cars. I hit both of them and then ended up on the steps of the synagogue."
While Silver and his wife were grateful to be wearing their seatbelts, Roslyn was treated at a local hospital for a bruised forehead.
Although police have not commented on what started the accident, Silver told the News that he "blames" Toyota for it.
On Monday, Toyota recalled 170,000 of its Prius hybrid cars in Japan due to difficulties with its brakes.