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Cabbie killed in 5-car collision in Manhattan

Posted: 8:18 AM, Jan 20, 2013
Updated: 2013-01-20 10:42:04-05

TaxiCrash A taxi driver was killed in a multi-car collision early Sunday in the Kips Bay neighborhood of Manhattan.

Mir Hoosain, a 35-year-old driver from Queens, was standing in front of his cab on 26th St. when a gray Nissan Pathfinder heading eastbound barreled into the back of it around 2 a.m., according to police. Shoe

The Pathfinder, driven by an unidentified 42-year-old man, slammed into the cab with such force that it propelled it into three other parked cars.  Police blocked off 26th St. between Lexington and 3rd Ave.

Accord

A 43-year-old man sitting in his parked Honda Accord suffered injuries in the accident, and was taken to Cornell Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

A 43-year-old man sitting in his parked Honda Accord suffered injuries in the accident, and was taken to Cornell Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

No arrests have been made, and a police investigation is ongoing.