4 Bronx residents among victims of deadly Queens car crash

Four Bronx residents, including two children, are among the five victims killed in a car accident in Queens Sunday morning. According to police, a Mercedes SUV was traveling on Atlantic Avenue in Jamaica

News 12 Staff

Jul 24, 2012, 12:47 PM

Updated 4,288 days ago

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4 Bronx residents among victims of deadly Queens car crash
Four Bronx residents, including two children, are among the five victims killed in a car accident in Queens Sunday morning.
According to police, a Mercedes SUV was traveling on Atlantic Avenue in Jamaica when it hit a concrete pillar and burst into flames as it flipped over. They believe speed played a factor, but have not released information on how fast the car was going.
Officials say an 8-year-old girl, a 9-year-old boy and two women, ages 45 and 60, died at the scene. They lived on Baker Avenue in Parkchester.
The 45-year-old driver is in stable condition at Jamaica Hospital, along with a 7-year-old boy and 26-year-old man, who are all also from The Bronx.


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