Police vehicle strikes 2 people at NY beach

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LONG BEACH, N.Y. — Police in Long Island say two people have been struck by a police vehicle at the beach.

Authorities say the victims were struck by an officer on beach patrol in Long Beach around 8 p.m. Sunday. The victims were taken to a hospital for treatment.

Officials say the victims sustained injuries that aren't life-threatening.

Police say the officer involved in the crash was also transported to the hospital.

An investigation is ongoing.