British tourist still sedated after losing leg in NY crash

New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly said Sian Green, the British woman who had part of her leg severed in a collision involving a taxi in Manhattan, remains sedated in hospital.

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Police said the taxi driver had been issued with a summons for being an unauthorised driver of the car.

Mr Kelly said the incident remains under investigation and the driver could face other charges.


Brit's 'leg severed' by NY taxi

Police in New York are investigating why a taxi left the road and ploughed into a British tourist severing part of her leg. The woman, named locally as 23-year-old Sian Green, remains in hospital.