Pedestrian hit by taxi in NW Washington is in critical condition at hospital

Two pedestrians were stuck by a taxicab in Woodley Park early Sunday morning and taken to a local hospital, where one was in critical condition, according to D.C. police.

A department spokesman said the incident occurred at 2 a.m. near the intersection of Connecticut Avenue and Calvert Street NW. The taxi stayed at the scene.

ASHLAND, MA - APRIL 15: J.P. Norden stands on the pavement as he's greeted by students from Ashland High School while walking in the 1st Annual Legs for Life Walk on April 15, 2014 in Ashland, Ma. The fund raising walk was put together by the Norden family, whose two sons, J.P. and Paul Norden lost their right legs during the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. The walk took place on the exact Boston Marathon route on the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing. (Photo by Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post)

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The second pedestrian sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident remains under investigation, and no charges have been filed, the spokesman said.

 
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