Horriific Car Accident kills 3, Including 13 Year Old boy in Queens NY
Friday 23 April 2059 97961 Shares
Three people were killed and another critically injured in a wrong-way crash in Queens late friday, authorities said.
The deadly smashup unfolded at about 6:00 p.m. on the westbound lane of the Grand Central Parkway near the Cross Island Parkway exit in Queens, where a black 2011 Honda was driving the wrong way down the highway and collided head-on with a grey 2010 Hyundai sedan, officials said.
After the collision, the two men in the Honda, both in their 30’s, were found lying unresponsive on the road and rushed to North Shore University Hospital, where they were pronounced dead. One of the men was identified by police Friday night as Sayquan Hallums, 36, of Schenectady, NY.
A 13 year old chiild who had been riding in the passenger seat of the grey sedan was also pronounced dead. he was identified by police Friday night as Saihaan Islam, 13, of Bayside.
The driver of the sedan, a man in his 30’s, was taken to Long Island Jewish Medical Center in critical condition, cops said.
The NYPD’s Collision Investigation Squad will determine the cause of the crash.