A woman from Leicester has had part of her leg severed after a New York taxi mounted the pavement and hit her. Sian Green was taken to hospital in a critical condition and is thought to be having surgery on her other leg.
Witnesses say the cab swerved to avoid a cyclist. They've described using a dog-leash and a belt to help keep Ms Green alive.
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Police believe there may have been an altercation between two groups of young men who were in separate vehicles.
Today will be cold, despite increasing amounts of sunshine as initial areas of cloud gradually disperse.
A frosty start to Saturday morning, though bright with plenty of sunshine. Staying dry and sunny during the afternoon.