The mayor said this is a very sad and painful day in Queens Village, calling it an "incredibly difficult moment for people on this block to see a family literately destroyed before their eyes." The latest:
“It was swimming around in circles right at the shoreline, and we thought, well maybe it was eating, but then eventually it swam right at the edge of the water; basically beached itself,” said witness Lucy Dalton.
"When the cab came around the corner, it hit a guy,” said the passenger in the taxi, named Thomas. “He went on the hood, the car accelerated a bit, and then the guy slid down the hood and went under the car.”