NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — One person suffered a minor injury Monday afternoon when a taxi flipped over on the Upper East Side.
The accident happened on Lexington Avenue near 72nd Street around 5 p.m. Monday. A photo from the NYPD 19th Precinct showed the cab turned on its side in the middle of the street.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Authorities Combing Wyoming Wilderness For Missing Woman, Fiancé's Whereabouts Remain Unknown
Fire crews later turned the cab upright.READ MORE: Teen Stabbed To Death After Dutchess County High School Football Game, Former Student Charged
One person suffered minor injuries and refused medical attention, officials said.MORE NEWS: Man Accused Of Stealing FDNY Coat, Radio From Bronx Fire Station
Following the accident, Lexington Avenue was closed between 70th and 72nd streets, and 71st Street was closed between Third and Lexington avenues.