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Impatient New York motorist nearly mows down schoolchildren

7 months 4 weeks 3 hours ago Saturday, February 23 2019 Feb 23, 2019 February 23, 2019 11:38 AM February 23, 2019 in News
Source: Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Driver impatience on New York City streets at times knows no limits. In one case, it meant flooring the gas pedal and nearly mowing down a group of Brooklyn schoolchildren.
  
A motorist stuck behind a stopped school bus earlier this week drove onto a sidewalk, startling the frightened children who scattered out of the way.
  
A video camera on the Brooklyn street captured the incident Thursday outside a yeshiva in the Borough Park neighborhood.
  
New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind, who represents Borough Park, told WABC -TV that passing the school bus could have resulted in the driver committing murder.
  
He says he hopes the video footage showing the car's license plate will lead to an arrest.

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