Two vehicle crashes on the Upper West Side left multiple people with injuries late on Friday night.
At 10:43 p.m., the FDNY was a called to the scene of a crash in front of Harry’s Shoes at 2299 Broadway near 83rd Street. Three people were taken to St. Luke’s Hospital with minor injuries, according to an FDNY spokesperson. Police had no information about the crash. One tipster told us she “saw 3 cars that jumped the curb and crashed right in front of Harry‘s. Not sure if they went into the glass but it was 2 cars and a taxi. Police closed off Broadway going past and ambulances were arriving when I drove by.”
At 11:40 p.m., a woman was taking her keys out of her car door in front of 215 West 84th Street when she was clipped by a white truck and dragged several feet when her clothing got stuck to the truck, according to an NYPD spokesperson. The woman said she had bad knee pain from the crash. The truck did not stop.