Gothamist: DA Won’t Charge Cabbie Who Maimed Tourist In Midtown

Photo Credit: The scene of the crash, via Bradd Jaffy

The District Attorney’s Office decided not to file charges against the cab driver who seriously injured a british tourist in Midtown.

The Manhattan DA’s office has decided against prosecuting the cab driver who struck a cyclist and jumped the curb outside Rockefeller Center last August, hitting a British tourist on the sidewalk and severing her leg. “Following a thorough, two-month-long investigation by the District Attorney’s Office and the NYPD, we have concluded that criminal charges cannot be filed in this case,” Joan Vollero, a spokeswoman for Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance, said in a statement.

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