8 hurt, some seriously, when car jumps curb in NYC


NEW YORK (AP) — Fire authorities say eight people have been hurt, several of them seriously, in a Manhattan vehicle crash.

WABC (http://bit.ly/11xM6Uv ) says a car jumped the curb and hit a store in the East Village around 7 a.m. Wednesday. It says some of those injured were in the vehicle.

Images broadcast from the scene show a chaotic street corner with rescue workers handling at least one stretcher and a fallen street sign nearby.

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