Officials ID 3 killed in Morris Park crash

Officials have identified the three people killed after a vehicle jumped a curb in Morris Park and struck a group of trick-or-treaters.

Officials have identified the three people killed after a vehicle jumped a curb in Morris Park and struck a group of trick-or-treaters. (11/1/15)

THE BRONX - Officials have identified the three people killed after a vehicle jumped a curb in Morris Park and struck a group of trick-or-treaters.

Police say 65-year-old Louis Perez was pronounced dead at the scene. Perez's 10-year-old granddaughter, Nyanna Aquil and 24-year-old Kristian Leka were taken to Jacobi Medical Center where they were pronounced dead.

Police say a 3-year-old girl, 9-year-old girl and 21-year-old woman were also injured in the crash. They are all expected to be OK.

The crash occurred near the intersection of Morris Park and Bogart avenues just before 5 p.m. Saturday.

Police say a Dodge Charger driven by a 52-year-old man hit a car and jumped onto the sidewalk.

The driver was taken to Jacobi Medical Center. No word yet on what caused the crash. 

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