A woman has been injured after a taxi crashed into a shop in Paddington this morning.
Police were told the taxi was making a u-turn on Oxford Street when it was hit by another car, forcing it to mount the footpath and hit a woman walking past.
The cab then continued, crashing into a shop.
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The woman was treated at the scene by paramedics for rib and arm injuries before being taken to St Vincent’s Hospital in a stable condition.
The driver of the taxi was trapped within the vehicle for a short time before being released. He is believed to have escaped without injury.
Police are urging witnesses or anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.