Two people were seriously injured in a car accident on the Long Island Expressway in New York yesterday. Both are in critical condition.
Police reports indicate that one vehicle was going the wrong way on the eastbound side of the expressway before colliding with a shuttle van at approximately 6 a.m. The accident occurred near the Kissena Boulevard exit. The van was empty except for the driver.
Both drivers were brought to the New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens in critical condition. Police are investigating the crash.
NYPD: Wrong-way car slams shuttle van; 2 critical, Albany Times Union, July 5, 2010.