A woman who was apparently attempting to park her car Wednesday night ended up accelerating backwards into a brownstone patio on 84th street between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West with such force neighbors on the block could feel the impact.
“It was a new car for her. So she wasn’t used to it. She climbed out the window,” said Emily Baer, who was on the scene. “The woman was escorted to the EMT for a check up,” said Matt, another tipster. FDNY officials told our tipsters that it did not appear to be alcohol-related.
NYPD and FDNY showed up and eventually towed the car out of the patio area using a large NYPD vehicle (video by Emily Baer below).
The scene on Thursday morning: