SUV Jumps Curb in Brooklyn, Hits 6 People: Police - NBC New York

SUV Jumps Curb in Brooklyn, Hits 6 People: Police

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    SUV Jumps Curb in Brooklyn, Hits Pedestrians

    Six people were injured when an SUV jumped curb in Brooklyn. Ida Siegal reports. (Published Sunday, May 5, 2019)

    An SUV jumped a curb in front of a tire repair shop Brooklyn on Sunday afternoon, injuring six people, police said. 

    The black SUV swerved suddenly to avoid another car making a U-turn, causing it to drive onto the sidewalk in East Flatbush just before 2 p.m., the NYPD said. 

    A 20-year-old man who was changing a tire on the sidewalk was seriously injured with two broken legs, police said. 

    The other injuries were considered minor. 

    The driver of the SUV remained on the scene. 

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