NEW YORK (AP) — The NYPD is investigating an accident in which a New Jersey woman was killed after being struck by two separate taxi cabs in Manhattan.
Police say the 22-year-old victim was pronounced dead at a hospital following the 8:14 p.m. accident on Thursday.
It occurred as the woman was crossing York Avenue at East 84th Street.
Police say a yellow taxi traveling south on York struck her. They say the woman was then hit a second time by another yellow cab.
The victim was identified as Kelly Gordon of Brielle, N.J.