SMITHTOWN, NY (PIX11) – Long Island Pediatrician Dr. Richard Ancona had never seen or felt anything like it before. A crash in his office that left a young patient injured.
“I was in a room with a patient, I heard this crash, said Dr. Richard Ancona, “I could not believe I saw this car in our hallway.”
According to Suffolk County police, around 4:20 p.m. on Tuesday officers responded to a car that went into a medical building at 300 Middle Country Road in Smithtown, Long Island. When they got there they found the 74-year-old driver, Lyudmila Lerner, hurt, police said.
A female employee was also injured, so was a mother and her 9-year-old son.
Dr. Ancona helped the mother and child ,while doing, so he found another victim under the car.
“There was water pouring out of the ceiling,” said Ancona.
The driver and three people inside the building were transported to Stony Brook University Hospital, according to police. They had minor injuries.
No charges filed. Investigation ongoing.