ALBANY, NY – A woman was hit by a taxi in Albany on
The accident happened at approximately 1:40 p.m. Police say the
woman was walking across the crosswalk at Clinton Avenue and Lexington Avenue
when a Capitaland Taxi hit her with the cab's side mirror.
She was treated on the scene with minor injuries and taken
to Albany Memorial Hospital.
The driver of the cab was stopped six blocks away and issued
tickets for leaving the scene of a personal injury auto accident and failure to
yield right of way for pedestrian.