A woman and two boys are recovering after they were struck by a car Wednesday afternoon in Bridgeport.
It happened outside Junco’s Restaurant on Harral Avenue.
The car came up onto the sidewalk and smashed the woman and boys into a building. All three were rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.
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News 12 Connecticut reports that police said one of the boys came close to having his legs amputated, but the doctors at Yale-New Haven Hospital ultimately saved the legs.
The driver faces a number of charges including reckless driving and no insurance.
Police said the victims are lucky to be alive.