4 injured in Harlem car crash, including 2 police officers

Posted at 2:49 PM, Aug 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-04 18:01:20-04

HARLEM, Manhattan — Two police officers have been injured in a car collision in Harlem on Sunday.

The incident took place at 2:15 p.m. when a police car collided with a civilian car  on Frederick Douglas Boulevard and West 128th Street.

Four people were injured with one of the injuries considered "serious," according to the FDNY. A dad and his 11-year-old son were in the other vehicle involved. They both suffered minor injuries.

Witnesses said an air bag deployed in the patrol car. Both vehicles suffered front-end damage.

Two of the victims were transported to Harlem Hospital, the other two to St. Luke's.

It's not yet clear what caused the collision.