City bus crashes into Brooklyn brownstone, injuring 16, after driver’s foot gets stuck

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NEW YORK — An MTA bus crashed through the front of a Brooklyn brownstone Monday after the driver’s foot got stuck between pedals — leaving 16 people injured and obliterating the facade of a ground-floor doctor’s office. The B49 bus was traveling south on Bedford Avenue in Prospect Lefferts Gardens when it slammed into at least three vehicles, jumped a curb and smashed through the front of a three-story building on the corner of Lincoln Road at 1:55 p.m., witnesses and authorities said. “It sounded like a house collapsing,” said Adrian Sandy, 40, who lives on the opposite corner from where the …

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