Chelsea, Manhattan, NY (May 13, 2020) – Two New York Police Department (NYPD) officers were hurt during a multi-vehicle collision that was reported on Wednesday morning, May 13th. The accident happened at around 8:45 a.m. at the intersection of West 25th Street and Ninth Avenue in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan.
Authorities stated that the two officers were likely responding to a nearby fatal workplace accident when they collided with a civilian vehicle. Emergency responders were dispatched to the scene and both officers were transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. One civilian driver was also seriously injured in the crash and transported to Lenox Hill Hospital in stable condition.
No further details have been released as NYPD officials are investigating the incident.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
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