People in New York City can get really upset if they think you've taken their parking spot. Earlier this year a 25-year-old Bronx woman was put into a coma over a spot and this afternoon a 62-year-old truck driver was slashed across the face while fighting for one. The incident took place on East 86th Street near Second Avenue around 4 p.m. and police tell us the driver was quickly taken to New York Hospital and is listed as being in stable condition.
The man's identity has not yet been released, but according to witnesses he had been arguing with two men and a woman who were in a Jetta that was aiming to park in the same space as the truck. Reportedly there was much arguing and punches were thrown when the trucker tried to get a box cutter from his vehicle, after which one of the men in the Jetta got