New York : Apna Punjab Media : In a distressing incident, a New York City taxi driver was viciously beaten by five individuals on a bustling Midtown Manhattan street. The incident took place on July 19 and was captured on camera. The video is now circulating on social media with users criticising the behaviour of five attackers. In the appalling footage, three women and two men are seen repeatedly assaulting the 60-year-old cab driver, using their shoes and fists to strike him near the intersection of Sixth Avenue and W 34th Street, according to New York Post. Despite the driver’s attempts to dodge their blows and retrieve an item from the ground, the relentless barrage continued. He lost his balance and collapsed against the side of his cab while one of the women continued to attack him with kicks and punches, as seen in the video.Throughout the ordeal, the cab driver tries to shield his head with his hands, while onlookers just watch without getting involved.