1 killed, 6 injured when car plows into NYC pedestrians

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a driver trying to parallel park on a New York City street lost control of his minivan and struck several pedestrians, killing one person and injuring six others.

It happened shortly before 7 p.m. Monday in Manhattan’s Chinatown.

Police say the injured pedestrians were hospitalized, including one in critical condition.

Video shows a dark-colored minivan speeding down a street in reverse before striking the curb.

Police say the driver is in his 70s and remained at the scene.

It’s not clear what caused the driver to lose control.

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