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Several injured after NYPD vehicle hits pedestrians in Bronx

A New York Police Department vehicle hit several pedestrians in the Bronx on Thursday afternoon, officials said.

According to the New York City Fire Department, the accident occurred around 3 p.m. local time.

Several injured after NYPD vehicle collides with pedestrians in Bronx
At the scene where a New York Police Department vehicle collides with pedestrians in the Bronx. October 6, 2022.

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According to a police statement, two NYPD officers were in a marked police vehicle when it collided with a civilian vehicle at an intersection. Police said the impact sent the police vehicle over the curb and it hit several pedestrians.

According to the FDNY, ten people, including two officers, were taken to hospitals. Information about the condition of the patients was not provided.

Police said it was unclear whether the NYPD vehicle was on its way to make the call at the time of the accident.

No further details were immediately confirmed.

This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updates.

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