(NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) The driver of the livery cab that crashed on the West Side Highway and killed “60 Minutes” reporter Bob Simon was a troubled soul with a lead foot.
Abdul Reshad Fedahi, who escaped the deadly wreck with two broken legs and a broken arm, somehow survived an apparent suicide attempt back in 2004 when he leaped from the window of a Brooklyn building after his marriage broke up, sources said Thursday.
“He was on a suicide mission,” his cousin, Rauf Sharif, told The Daily News. “He dropped himself from a building. I don't know how many floors in Brooklyn. He went through hard days in his life.”
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