New York taxi 'severed' British woman Sian Green's leg
21 August 2013 Last updated at 19:44 BST
A New York taxi mounted a pavement before severing a Leicester woman's leg, police said.
Sian Green, 23, had only recently arrived in the city with a friend.
She is now in hospital and her family is travelling to be with her.
Police said they were investigating and the cab driver had not been arrested or charged.