Tompkinsville, NY (June 15, 2020) – Two children were reported to be among several people who were injured in a crash that took place in Staten Island on Sunday night, June 14th. The accident happened at around 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of Victory Boulevard and Minthorne Street in Tompkinsville.
According to authorities, the driver of a van carrying several passengers including at least two children, was near the intersection when the vehicle experienced a mechanical failure. The issue caused the van to crash into a concrete wall. Emergency crews were quickly dispatched to the scene.
Police stated that a total of nine people were hurt in the accident. All injuries are considered non-life-threatening with the children’s injuries being the most severe.
Authorities are investigating this incident.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
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