Onlookers Rush to Lift SUV from Atop Pedestrian on Delancey Street [VIDEO]

Posted on: January 27th, 2020 at 9:32 am by

Photo; @AmbientHex

Did you happen to see this clip from yesterday evening?

An SUV driver purportedly hit a pedestrian on the doorstep of Essex Crossing, in the intersection of Delancey and Norfolk Street. Seeing the accident unfold, several pedestrians rush to the vehicle in order to literally lift it from atop the victim.

Apparently her ankle was trapped under the rear passenger wheel. It took several minutes, but she was ultimately saved.

Faith in humanity restored. At least partially – once removed from beneath the weight of the truck, the victim was seen on her phone.

This accident further highlights the traffic nightmare surrounding the Williamsburg Bridge approach, exacerbated by the never ending construction. In particular, Norfolk

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