'Several' pedestrians hit in Manhattan

"Serious collision" shuts down traffic near World Trade Center in lower Manhattan

Emergency services rushed to the scene after the black Lincoln Town Car mowed people down in lower Manhattan.

Multiple pedestrians were struck by a vehicle in Manhattan Thursday afternoon.

The incident started around 1:20 p.m. when a Lincoln Continental hit the back of a Ford Explorer near the intersection of Liberty Street and Broadway, according to police. Three more people were hurt when the auto went up on the sidewalk. Drivers are advised to avoid the area due to a "serious collision". It appeared the vehicle had jumped onto the curb where pedestrians were hit. The driver remained at the scene, police said, adding that one of the victims may have been riding a bicycle.

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Police say none of the people who were struck have life-threatening injuries.

Ioc said the Lincoln's driver "did not seem to be in any medical distress" when officers found him and the heavily damaged vehicle.

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