Two Pedestrians Struck by Chinatown Bus Near Manhattan Bridge, Police Say
CHINATOWN — Two pedestrians were struck by a Chinatown bus and injured at the foot of the Manhattan Bridge Monday night, police said.
The Fung Wah vehicle hit a man and a woman near Canal Street and Bowery just before 11 p.m., according to an NYPD spokesman.
Both victims were rushed to New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center.
One of the victims, a 57-year-old woman, was critically injured while the other pedestrian, a 63-year-old man, was stable, police said.
Neither victim was identified.
The 50-year-old driver, who remained at the scene of the accident, was issued a summons for failing to yield to pedestrians in a crosswalk, cops said.