Cab driver dies after being rearended by SUV
A cab driver died early Sunday in Kips Bay, Manhattan, after an SUV slammed into his double-parked taxi.
Police said Mir Hoosain, 35, was standing in front of his vehicle on E. 26th Street around 2 a.m. when a Nissan Pathfinder plowed into it from behind, causing it to lurch forward and strike him.
Emergency responders pronounced him dead at the scene. A 43-year-old man sitting in a nearby parked car was also injured in the accident.