Queens, NY (August 16, 2019) – Three teenage girls were injured on Wednesday afternoon, August 14th, after the car they were in crashed for undetermined reasons. The accident was reported at approximately 2:30 p.m. at the intersection of 73rd Place and Cook Avenue in the Middle Village section of Queens.
Police and emergency medical responders arrived at the scene where they transported three teen girls, two aged 16 and one 17, to a nearby hospital. While the 16-year-old and 17-year-old victims suffered minor injuries and have since been released, the other 16-year-old is in critical condition.
The seriously-injured victim was a passenger in the vehicle at the time of the crash. She remains in critical condition as of Thursday morning. No further information was provided.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recoveries.
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