2 Pedestrians Hit by Tiny Car in Tribeca: NYPD - NBC New York

2 Pedestrians Hit by Tiny Car in Tribeca: NYPD



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    A Car2Go after it crashed in Tribeca.

    An alleged drunk driver in a smart car struck two people in Tribeca late Friday, police said. 

    One of the victims, a 42-year-old woman, suffered leg trauma and may have lost her foot, the NYPD said. 

    A 50-year-old man also suffered arm trauma, police said. 

    Video showed the vehicle was a car2go, a carsharing vehicle. 

    The pedestrians were struck at Murray Street and West Street at about 11 p.m., police said. 

    The 27-year-old driver of the smart car was arrested on charges related to driving while intoxicated, police said. 


    CORRECTION: This story has been updated to correct the age of the male victim to 50, not 21. 

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