Jamaica, Queens, NY (April 2, 2020) – One person was tragically killed and another two suffered injuries following a multi-vehicle collision that took place early on Thursday morning, April 2nd. The crash was reported in the vicinity of Jamaica Avenue and 134th Street in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens.
According to responders, the 45-yea-old male driver of a Lexus collided with a black Toyota Camry near the ramp of the Van Wyck service road. The Lexus continued into the opposite lane of traffic where it collided with a white Honda van. The impact forced the van off the roadway and into a nearby store.
FDNY crew member responded to the scene and removed at least three people from the wreckage. The driver of the Lexus was transported to a local hospital where he sadly succumbed to his injuries. The other two victims were also hospitalized but their current conditions have not been reported.
The cause of this incident is under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of their full recovery.
Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accidents in New York
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