Taxi crash victim thanks "life-savers"

A fashion student from Leicester who was critically injured when a taxi crashed into her in New York has thanked passers-by who saved her.

People on the streets of Manhattan ran to save 23-year-old Sian Green who was on a trip with her best friend.

Now out of hospital, five weeks after having her leg amputated, Miss Green appeared on the Today show.

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Crash student speaks of ordeal

A 23-year-old fashion student, from Leicester, who lost half her leg in a horrific crash in New York City earlier this year has spoken to Daybreak about her ordeal.