So far, one person is dead, at least six injured, one critical. Authorities say one person is in custody. It wasn’t immediately clear if the arrest is in connection to the stabbing or the deadly crash.
CBS The scene outside a hookah bar in Queens turned deadly after police say a driver barreled through a group of people early Sunday morning, killing at least one of them before fleeing the scene. Several people were yelling at the man to stop when witnesses say a car came barreling down the sidewalk and crashed into them before taking off.
Police say the driver struck at least six people, one of whom was pronounced dead at the scene. The remaining five were rushed to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center where one is listed in critical condition.
UPDATE: One dead after fight over “parking spot” escalates into stabbing and hit-and-run outside Queens hookah lounge
A fight over a parking spot outside a Queens hookah lounge turned deadly Sunday when a driver flew into a blind rage, stabbing two foes before mowing down six people — killing one, authorities said.