NEW YORK -- One person was killed and six others were injured Monday night when a driver lost control, police told WPIX.
The driver, 70, was parallel parking on Forsyth Street near Canal Street around 7 p.m. when the seven people were hit, an NYPD spokesperson said. He was backing up and the 2015 Toyota jumped the curb.
A fruit cart was also hit, police officials said.
Four of the people injured were taken to local hospitals, officials said. Two of them are in critical condition.
The driver and a woman who was also in the Toyota stayed at the scene, officials said. The driver has a valid license.